Man and Sin by Piet Schoonenberg (1964) 1.5D3

[Sin often entails acts of mind that basically deny the consequences of the sinful act (that is, lawdenial).   The denial of lawessential makes it appear that there are no consequences.  This, of course, is never the case.

Thus, the definition of “mortal” sin by Aquinas is rendered in the intersecting nested forms.]