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The benefit of this is that it will allow us to, firstly put in more effort to stop sinning and secondly to accurately analyze the problems and harms that befall us so that we can see if it is because of our sins and react accordingly and thirdly to actively engage in seeking forgiveness to return to God; and finally to increase in good deeds.
Theft and adultery are absent from this list, but there were still the Commandments, the Sermon on the Mount, and the apostles, who had plenty to say about sinning.
80) This encouragement of discord and sedition among his subjects is seen by Thomas, in another work (De regno ad regem Cypri), (81) as the transmittal to others of the audacity in sinning, with the consequence that the tyrant is also accountable to God (albeit indirectly) for their sins.