Envy and Generosity – Father Carter Griffin joins the Inner Life to discuss the deadly sin of envy and how having a generous heart can be an antidote to having a desire for other people’s accomplishments and material goods.
Caller Story – It helps me when I admit that I am jealous of my friends.
Caller Story – I realized that I was a narcissist. I was like a 15 year old in a 30 year old body.
Caller Story – Sometimes I’m jealous of my spouse, but getting closer to God. the easier it is to be better.
Caller Story – When I was younger, it was easier to be envious. Some of these people who I thought was egotistic, had wounds themselves.
Caller Story – It’s hard for me not to envy people who have more money than me.
Caller Story – I go to confession, to help me with my envy and jealousy. Also, there is a difference between temptation of envy and the actual sin.
Caller Story – I work in the entertainment industry, and there is pressure of wanting to be beautiful and thin and get ahead. I teach students, and tell them that if they want to be rich and famous, you’re in the wrong business.