How much penance have
theologians said is due for each mortal sin?
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According to St. Vincent Ferrer...
"According to the holy Doctors, for every mortal sin a man
is obliged by God to seven years of penance in this world, or the equivalent in
purgatory; the reason being that every mortal sin is an offense against the
seven Gifts of the Holy Ghost."
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