Paragraph 1630

1630. The priest (or deacon) who assists at the celebration of a marriage receives the consent of the spouses in the name of the Church and gives the blessing of the Church. the presence of the Church’s minister (and also of the witnesses) visibly expresses the fact that marriage is an ecclesial reality.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

297. Why is there a sacrament of Reconciliation after Baptism?

177. Who are the faithful?

510. When does the Church intervene in social areas?

268. What is the effect of Confirmation?

231. What is sacramental grace?

242. What is the function of the liturgical year?

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

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

How Obedience to God Can Lead to Victory: An Analysis of the Siege of Jericho (Joshua 6)?

What does the promise of salvation amid darkness in Micah 7:7 mean?

What is the importance of Christian witness?

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