matter how serious were the sins of a person while he is alive, he always has the opportunity to purify his soul through repentance.A truly sincere repentance requires a firm intention to change their lives, not by chance that the Savior said repentant sinners: "Go and sin no more."


Run a farewell speech is difficult: getting used to live in sin, man is very easy to return even to minor misdemeanors - what to speak about such a grave sin as theft.The severity of sin is determined not only by the degree of damage to others,
but also by how the "take captive" soul.From this perspective, "cure" theft via repentance is very difficult.


professional thief




For some people, the theft is a "profession", the source of livelihood.They go from house to house and robbed the apartment, or sit in public transport and rummage through his pockets and bags in search of purses as well as ordinary people come to the factory or office.


Szhivshis theft, such a person can not imagine life without him.His circle of friends make the same criminals like him.In this range, there are certain group values, and even a kind of moral: do not steal from her, do not cheat, playing cards with the other thieves, not to participate in political life, etc.


Thieves subculture is so closed that criminal slang word "man" refers only to a representative of the criminal world, all the rest - it's not the people towards them is not necessary to observe moral principles.Accordingly, all reference human face belonging to this subculture, are also thieves.


to a professional thief can repent, the reference person for him to become someone who does not belong to the underworld.Given the contrast between himself and his social group of law-abiding citizens, it is extremely unlikely.


accidentally stumbled people




not always theft becomes a profession.In such an act a person can push the emergency - unemployment, hunger, grave illness of a loved one, requiring expensive treatment.In this case, the decision to commit theft is given to man is very difficult, and to make such an act again, he does not want.Unfortunately, good intentions may remain intent.


If professional thieves are perfectly able to "cover their tracks", a crime accidentally stumbled a person more likely to be disclosed.With the stigma of a criminal record (especially if the sentence was not suspended and real) it is very difficult to find a job, because a man once convicted of theft, no one trusts.Unemployed remain without means of subsistence, there is one way - to steal.For the second time such a decision is given it is easier than the first, and then the accident is on the "beaten track".


To avoid this, there are charities that help ex-prisoners in employment.In general, the likelihood of repentance and correction accidentally stumbled person higher than the professional thief.


Yet to deny the hope of repentance can not be anyone - even the most hardened criminals.