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Is it wrong to have bad thoughts if you feel bad about them?

What is the sentiment on having bad unholy thoughts though I know they are wrong and feeling bad about them. They are bad nonetheless, but recognition that they are bad, and having charata, is a step ...
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Why is the Or Hachayim's yahrzeit in Luach Colel Chabad?

See the entry for Ohr Hachayim in Shem Hagedolim אור החיים - פירוש התורה להרב המופלא חסידא קדישא מ' חיים ן' עטר ונדפס בוויניציא סביב לחומש עם תרגום ורש"י. ושמענו כי עתה בפולוניא הם מחשיבים אותו ...
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Is it wrong to have bad thoughts if you feel bad about them?

Let's focus on one line of your question: What is the Jewish opinion on wrong thoughts and/or intrusive thoughts? The key point here is "intrusive". These are thoughts that do not reflect ...
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Is it wrong to have bad thoughts if you feel bad about them?

See Sefer haMidot, Hirhurim - Thoughts and Fantasies Someone who sanctifies himself, and pride arises in his mind, when he breaks the pride, he attains and acquires the Torah. Crying out nullifies ...
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