Paragraph 1307

1307. The Latin tradition gives “the age of discretion” as the reference point for receiving Confirmation. But in danger of death children should be confirmed even if they have not yet attained the age of discretion.123


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

427. What are the goods that we can merit?

556. What is the prayer of praise?

266. Why is this sacrament called Chrismation or Confirmation?

357. How is the Christian moral life bound up with faith and the sacraments?

105. Why did Jesus receive from John the “baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins” (Luke 3:3)?

139. What symbols are used to represent the Holy Spirit?

191. How do they participate in the kingly office?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does it mean to choose godliness over the flesh, according to 1 Peter 4:1-6?

What is the role of church leaders according to Ephesians 4:11-12?

The Holiness of the Priesthood: How does the law of priestly holiness in the book of Numbers teach us about the importance of purity and dedication in the worship of God? (Numbers 18:1-7)

What is the importance of prayer and intercession in the Christian life, according to 1 Timothy 2:1-4?

The law of forgiveness: What does the law of forgiveness in Leviticus teach us about God’s mercy and justice? (Leviticus 19:17-18)

What does the Bible teach us about how God is our refuge and strength in difficult times, how we can trust him and find peace amid adversity?

What are Deuteronomy’s teachings on gratitude to God?