Paragraph 1518

1518. Word and sacrament form an indivisible whole. the Liturgy of the Word, preceded by an act of repentance, opens the celebration. the words of Christ, the witness of the apostles, awaken the faith of the sick person and of the community to ask the Lord for the strength of his Spirit.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

110. What is the meaning of the Transfiguration?

444. In what way does a person exercise his or her proper right to worship God in truth and in freedom?

221. In what way is the Father the source and the goal of the liturgy?

63. What is the place of the human person in creation?

239. What are the criteria for the proper use of singing and music in liturgical celebrations?

114. How did Jesus conduct himself in regard to the Law of Israel?

574. What are the difficulties in prayer?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How can we cultivate peace in the church and in our personal lives, as guided by 2 Thessalonians 3:16?

How important is community in the midst of suffering, according to Job 42:10-11?

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

Who was Hezekiah in the Bible and how does his story teach us about the importance of trusting God?

How important is the reorganization of the Jerusalem temple described in 2 Maccabees 10:1-9?

What do the passages in Daniel 7 and 11 teach us about the rise of the antichrist?

What is the example of Sodom and Gomorrah and what are the consequences of immorality and perversion according to the Bible?