Saying "curse you"


#1

I know this is probably my OCD talking, but is saying “curse you” anything horrible? I said it because I was quoting something and it sounded odd. Kinda doubt it’s a mortal sin though.


#2

Actually saying “Curse you” might be a problem. Quoting where someone else says that – not so much. The Bible (one of Paul’s epistles, I think) does tell us to “bless, and do not curse.”

That said, we recently traveled to Orlando and back (no, we weren’t visiting the Mouse), and I saw a lot of billboards for adult stores and strip joints. I did pray that the Lord would curse those establishments in such a way that their organizers and employees would be led into the truth about the errors of their ways.


#3

Saying it seriously in an attempt to curse someone might be problematic, but that isn’t anywhere close to what you did, so - no.


#4

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