It is not the constant thought of their sins, but the vision of the holiness of God that makes the saints aware of their own sinfulness.
As Christ's ministry drew to its close, its severity and its gentleness both increased; its severity to the class from whom it never turned away. Side by side through all His manifestations of Himself, there were the two aspects: "He showed Himself froward " (if I may quote the word) to the self-righteous and the Pharisee; and He bent with more than a woman's tenderness of 'yearning love over the darkness and sinfulness, which in its great darkness dimly knew itself blind, and in its sinfulness stretched out a lame hand of faith, and groped after a Divine deliverer.alexander maclaren
The story of the Fall always fascinates me as a play ground, but I cannot find any profound meaning in it, because of my 'liberal' view of human nature: I cannot believe in a state of original innocence, still less in a profound meaning in it, and I am always minimising the conception and the extent of Sin and the sinfulness of sex.e. m. forster
In Jesus, God wills to be true God not only in the height but also in the depth in the depth of human creatureliness, sinfulness and mortality.
When authorities warn you of the sinfulness of sex, there is an important lesson to be learned. Do not have sex with the authorities.