• You will be writing 6 analysis paragraphs
• Pick 3 sins
• Pick 3 heavenly virtues
• For each sin/virtue, chose a character from A
Tale of Two Cities and explain how that
characteristics of that sin/virtue.
• You must use text evidence and specific
examples from text as your support.
• The more you have read of Book II, the more
evidence you will have ….
SEVEN DEADLY SINS
Pride is excessive belief in one's own abilities, that
interferes with the individual's recognition of the grace of
God. It has been called the sin from which all others arise.
Pride is also known as Vanity.
Envy is the desire for others' traits, status, abilities, or
Gluttony is an inordinate desire to consume more than
that which one requires.
Lust is an inordinate craving for the pleasures of the body.
Anger is manifested in the individual who spurns love and
opts instead for fury. It is also known as Wrath.
Greed is the desire for material wealth or gain, ignoring the
realm of the spiritual. It is also called Avarice or
Sloth is the avoidance of physical or spiritual work.
SEVEN HEAVENLY VIRTUES
Truth - Truth is a comprehensive term that in all of its nuances
implies honesty, accuracy, sincerity, integrity, and reality.
Love - A deep, tender, ineffable feeling of affection, devotion,
and/or compassion toward a person.
Courage - The state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one
to face danger, fear, or change with self-possession, confidence,
and resolution; bravery.
Wisdom - Knowledge, and the capacity to use the best means for
attaining the best ends; good judgment.
Creativity - The ability to produce through artistic or imaginative
effort, characterized by originality and expressiveness.
Tolerance - The practice of recognizing and respecting the
beliefs or practices of others.
Freedom - The power to act, speak, or think without externally