Paragraph 1653

1653. The fruitfulness of conjugal love extends to the fruits of the moral, spiritual, and supernatural life that parents hand on to their children by education. Parents are the principal and first educators of their children.162In this sense the fundamental task of marriage and family is to be at the service of life.163


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

153. Why is the Church the ‘people of God’?

47. Who is the Holy Spirit revealed to us by Jesus Christ?

133. How does the Lord Jesus now reign?

552. How can adoration be defined?

365. Why does everyone have a right to exercise freedom?

404. What else is required for an authentic human society?

60. Who are the angels?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

The story of Daniel in the lions’ den (Daniel 6)

How does the story of Judith, in particular, the episode of her cunning in Judith 11:1-16, teach us survival strategies in difficult times, according to the Bible?

What does it mean to be a new creature in Christ, as described in 2 Corinthians 5:17?

How to deal with conflicts and disagreements between brothers: the example of Joseph’s children (Joshua 17-19)?

What can we learn about the growth of the early church in Jerusalem from Acts 2:41-47?

What does the Bible say about the true source of comfort in times of trouble?

How is God’s sovereignty portrayed amidst the chaos in Lamentations 2:8-9?