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When someone wishes to repent it’s standard practice to ask HaShem for forgiveness while assuring Him that you won’t repeat the sin. But what if that person slips up & repeats the sin, is it considered that he lied to HaShem or broke an oath?

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    If you were sincere when promising not to repeat the sin, then it can't be a lie. If you didn't take a vow when promising not to repeat, then it can't be breaking an oath. The yetzer hara is trying to make you feel bad for failing again, instead keep repenting and trying your best! – mbloch Jul 13 at 19:19
  • Your question is too sentimental and non-Halachic. Halachicly speaking, that would be "is assuring G-d that you won't sin considered an oath". If yes - you broke an oath and follow the "doing another Teshuvah upon breaking an oath" if it's not - you're good. – Al Berko Jul 13 at 21:48

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