Paragraph 1310

1310. To receive Confirmation one must be in a state of grace. One should receive the sacrament of Penance in order to be cleansed for the gift of the Holy Spirit. More intense prayer should prepare one to receive the strength and graces of the Holy Spirit with docility and readiness to act.126

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

306. Why can venial sins also be the object of sacramental confession?

578. What is the origin of the Our Father?

293. When is it possible to give Holy Communion to other Christians?

169. What is the relationship of the Catholic Church with the Jewish people?

506. What does the seventh commandment require?

258. Why does the Church baptize infants?

112. What is the importance of the Paschal Mystery of Jesus?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

God’s Law and Justice: Exploring Their Relationship (Deuteronomy 16:18-20)

How important is gratitude in the story of the healing of the ten lepers, described in Luke 17:11-19?

How to deal with conflicts and disagreements between brothers: the example of Joseph’s children (Joshua 17-19)?

Jacob’s Wrestle with God: What is the significance of this story for us today?

How to Avoid the Temptation of Lust and Adultery (Proverbs 5:3-6)

What does the testimony of John the Baptist in John 1:29 mean, and how important is this testimony for Christians?

What does it mean to love God and neighbor and what is the importance of this teaching in the Bible?