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1616. This is what the Apostle Paul makes clear when he says: “Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her, that he might sanctify her,” adding at once: “‘For this reason a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife, and the two shall become one. This is a great mystery, and I mean in reference to Christ and the Church.”110

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

53. Why was the world created?

567. What times are more suitable for prayer?

76. What is original sin?

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

110. What is the meaning of the Transfiguration?

74. What was the fall of the angels?

307. Who is the minister of this sacrament?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is Jeremiah’s message about God’s unconditional love?

What is the importance of gratitude and recognition according to the book of Proverbs?

How to experience communion with God?

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

How is God’s mercy manifested in Isaiah? What does the book of Isaiah teach us about God’s grace and mercy?

What is the example of faith that the poor widow gives us in Luke 21:1-4?

What was David’s reaction after sinning with Bathsheba, and how can we learn from his humility and quest for restoration?