Dante’s Inferno, Canto 11: classification of sins

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CLASSIFICATION OF SINS

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Incontinence, Violence

And Fraud are the pagan sins;

Heresy: Christian

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NOTES:

Circles 2-5: Incontinence

Circle 6: Heresy (A Christian sin)

Circle 7: Violence

Circle 8: Simple Fraud (no betrayal of a special trust)

Circle 9: Complex Fraud (betrayal of kin/family, government, guests/hosts, God)

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