Paragraph 1592

1592. The ministerial priesthood differs in essence from the common priesthood of the faithful because it confers a sacred power for the service of the faithful. the ordained ministers exercise their service for the People of God by teaching (munus docendi), divine worship (munus liturgicum) and pastoral governance (munus regendi).


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

53. Why was the world created?

466. Why must human life be respected?

426. What is merit?

23. What is the unity that exists between the Old and the New Testaments?

594. Why do we say “Forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us”?

347. What sins are gravely opposed to the sacrament of Matrimony?

93. What does the heart of Jesus exemplify?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does the Bible teach about the importance of humility and modesty?

What does Jesus’ statement “I am the resurrection and the life” in John 11:25-26 mean?

What is the message behind the parable of the Pharisee and the Publican?

What is the importance of gratitude and contentment according to the book of Ecclesiastes?

How does Esther’s story tell the Jewish people’s story of redemption?

What does God’s sovereignty over human history mean, as described in Zephaniah 1:15?

How important is Jesus’ resurrection, and what can we learn from his appearance to the disciples?