Problem

Temptation

Other Names:
Dependence on temptation
Tempters
Nature:

Temptation, the inducement to sin, occurs when man is confronted by a temporal good (recognized as such) which conflicts with his eternal good.

Background:

In the Biblical sense, temptation is the situation in which man tempts his faith to God (having to choose between fidelity and infidelity to one's obligations to God) as well as tempting God Himself by testing Him to reward or punish.

Broader Problems:
Dissuasion
Narrower Problems:
Enticement
Impure thoughts
Aggravates:
Sin
Sin
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
05.11.2019 – 16:11 CET