Paragraph 1556

1556. To fulfil their exalted mission, “the apostles were endowed by Christ with a special outpouring of the Holy Spirit coming upon them, and by the imposition of hands they passed on to their auxiliaries the gift of the Spirit, which is transmitted down to our day through episcopal consecration.”35


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

385. What are the theological virtues?

536. How is Abraham a model of prayer?

418. What is the relationship between the natural law and the Old Law?

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

344. What is matrimonial consent?

416. In what does the natural moral law consist?

420. What is the New Law or the Law of the Gospel?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does the mutual admiration between loved ones mean in the book of Songs?

Manna in the Wilderness: How did God provide manna for his people in the desert and what does this teach us about providing it? (Exodus 16)

The power of community: the unity of the Jewish people in Esther (Esther 9:1-5)

What is the New Earth mentioned in Revelation 21:1 and what is its importance in the Christian faith?

What is the importance of obeying the Word of God? What does the Bible say about those who do not follow sound doctrine?

What is Jonah’s story and what lessons can we learn from it?

What is the seventy week prophecy in Daniel 9?