Paragraph 1535

1535. Through these sacraments those already consecrated by Baptism and Confirmation1for the common priesthood of all the faithful can receive particular consecrations. Those who receive the sacrament of Holy Orders are consecrated in Christ’s name “to feed the Church by the word and grace of God.”2On their part, “Christian spouses are fortified and, as it were, consecrated for the duties and dignity of their state by a special sacrament.”3

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

382. What is fortitude?

280. In what way is the Eucharist a memorial of the sacrifice of Christ?

463. How should authority be exercised in the various spheres of civil society?

244. Does the Church need places in order to celebrate the liturgy?

460. What are the duties of parents toward their children?

86. What does the word “Incarnation” mean?

64. What kind of bond exists between created things?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

The importance of hospitality and caring for others: The generosity of Tobias and his wife Sara.

How does Lamentations address the issue of human suffering?

What is the lesson taught in Philippians 4:10-13 about finding contentment in all circumstances?

What are the characteristics a Christian leader should have according to 1 Timothy 3:1-7?

What do the horseman, angel, and Lord symbolize in Zechariah’s vision described in Zechariah 1:8-17?

What is the role of the Holy Spirit in the sanctification of the Christian?

What is Ezekiel’s message about individual responsibility before God?