Scripture on teenage dating
The formal active essence of original sin was not removed from her soul, as it is , it never was in her soul. The state of original sanctity, innocence, and justice, as opposed to original sin, was conferred upon her, by which gift every stain and fault, all depraved emotions, passions, and debilities, essentially pertaining to original sin, were excluded.But she was not made exempt from the temporal penalties of Adam from sorrow, bodily infirmities, and death.
of 8 December, 1854, Pius IX pronounced and defined that the Blessed Virgin Mary "in the first instance of her conception, by a singular privilege and grace granted by God, in view of the merits of Jesus Christ, the Saviour of the human race, was preserved exempt from all stain of original sin." The subject of this immunity from original sin is the person of Mary at the moment of the creation of her soul and its infusion into her body. Her body was formed in the womb of the mother, and the father had the usual share in its formation.
God puts enmity between her and Satan in the same manner and measure, as there is enmity between Christ and the seed of the serpent.
Mary was ever to be in that exalted state of soul which the serpent had destroyed in man, i.e. Only the continual union of Mary with grace explains sufficiently the enmity between her and Satan.
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