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Does humility reside in refusing to do good things just to prove our unworthiness; or to avoid falling in the sin of pride? How do we reconcile this with the fact that we are tools in God's hands, regardless of how we feel?
How can I tell if what I am doing is done for self righteousness and self gratification or for the glory of God and benefits of other people? I do not want to fall in the sin of pride, so could your Grace advise me?
How do you know when you have crossed the line from simply having confidence in yourself and your abilities to falling into the sin of pride? I sometimes feel that if I have high self-esteem, or am very sure on an issue; then I am being proud.
I am a very egoistic person, and pride is my main problem. I have tried so often to humble myself, but I failed. I am afraid if I die with this proud, unwilling heart of mine, God will not accept me. What can I do?
I do not understand the concept of pride and its boundaries. Isn’t God proud of His creation? Is it lawful to be proud of one’s success?
I have a pride problem. I hate this part of me and I have been praying about it for months, and I don't know if I have been getting better. Whatever I do, I don't know if I am doing it out of pride or not. What should I do? What spiritual exercises can I do to help?
I know that our Lord is humble, but does that necessarily mean that He is never proud? Also, is it wrong to attribute pride to God?
Is it wrong for me to feel a sense of pride for being successful, whether it is in school, work, church, etc.? How am I supposed to serve with humility in Sunday School? Is it pride to feel good when someone praises me?
The most devastating sin to the soul is PRIDE and St. Paul warns us about false humility. Is it the same thing as pride?
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