Paragraph 1663

1663. Since marriage establishes the couple in a public state of life in the Church, it is fitting that its celebration be public, in the framework of a liturgical celebration, before the priest (or a witness authorized by the Church), the witnesses, and the assembly of the faithful.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

271. What is the Eucharist?

265. What place does Confirmation have in the divine plan of salvation?

449. What is perjury?

130. How is the Resurrection the work of the Most Holy Trinity?

395. When does one commit a mortal sin?

289. When does the Church oblige her members to participate at Holy Mass?

380. What is prudence?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

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

What is the role of faith in the midst of suffering, according to Job 13:15-16?

What is the importance of Christian witness?

What does the Bible say about divine justice in Deuteronomy 32:4?

What does the image of the river of life in Ezekiel (Ezekiel 47) represent?

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

The search for true love is a theme present in the Bible. What can we learn about this subject from the book of Songs?