Where did sin come from? What exactly is sin? Are some sins worse than others?
These are just a few of the questions people have when dealing with the idea of sin. For many in our society, the word sin itself is repulsive. They attempt to blame offensive behavior on the cultural or family environment, social status, or some sort of syndrome or disease. Yet the Bible clearly tells us that we are all, by nature, sinners with a natural inclination to do the wrong thing over the right thing. With that in mind, let’s examine the nature of sin.