Unformatted text preview: bad. It’s evil when inordinately the appetite soul desires vengeance that is not deserving. DeYoung explains that anger can be a good and evil emotion, it depends on the target. He uses the example in the Bible where it states that “ God burns with anger.” It is only properly directed when it’s directed on our own sin. It becomes a sin when it becomes wrath, a disorder that requires that the sense of justice be perverted. Anger and wrath give off the response to fight. For this not to be a sinful act it must have the intent to fight for the good and fight well....
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2010 for the course PHI 1308 taught by Professor Alexander during the Spring '07 term at Baylor.
- Spring '07