Understanding? People quickly understand gaming the system.
When Adam was caught having eaten the apple, did he take ownership of his actions when confronted by God? Nope! What did he do? Adam immediately blamed Eve. THEN he blamed God, by saying the woman YOU gave me caused me to eat the fruit you said NOT TO EAT… Was Adam some poor ignorant schmuck? He came up with that argument awfully quick. Where did he learn that argument from that he gave? Why didn’t he apologize? It would have been the first excuse ever given and the first apology.
ALL Sin can be boiled down to disobedience. And the net of that, the first human being didn’t own up to what he did, he doubled down on his offense, by blaming Eve and ultimately God, but not himself… and that’s exactly the approach you’re taking in your approach. No body is guilty. No body knows what they are doing when they sin…which is the topic of the thread… Ultimately the consequences to this topic, taking your approach,
People come away with a blurred understanding of their part of wrong, or even indifferentism to it, because of misapplied or false sentimentality towards God and their own responsibility in sin. They lower the bar, rather than keeping the bar high where it was put there by Jesus, with solid teaching.,
For those who have tried to fashion Jesus into an overly pleasant, overly affirming sort of fellow in all situations, rather than the uncompromising God & Lord that He is, … well, I would suggest, they will have a rude awakening on “the” day… Because the Jesus who is there, said the following
“But I will warn you whom to fear: fear him who, after he has killed, has power to cast into hell; yes, I tell you, fear him”