(R.C.Ch., Eastern Orthodox Ch.) A sacrament involving the confession of sin, repentance, and acceptance of the satisfaction imposed, followed by absolution by a priest
Loss; detriment; hindrance.
Sentence means a ruling of punishment made by a judge in a court case.
Something that gives binding force to a law, or secures obedience to it, as the penalty for breaking it, or a reward for carrying it out
The imposition of a penalty or deprivation for wrongdoing:
The bearing or undergoing of pain, distress, or injury
(Theology) Punishment or reward distributed in a future life based on performance in this one.
A thing hard to bear; specific cause of discomfort or suffering, as poverty, pain, etc.
Any loss occasioned by one's own actions.
The definition of award is something you receive for doing well.
A pardoning or being pardoned; forgiveness
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