All involving a stubborn resistance to inspiration and a contempt for the gifts, therefore “unforgivable” because of the lack of desire for repentance. (see Matthew 12:31-32 and 1 John 5:16-17).

  • Despair of one’s salvation (of God’s mercy)
  • Presumption of saving oneself without merit
  • Resisting the known truth
  • Envy of the graces received by others
  • Obstinacy in one’s sins
  • Final impenitence