Paragraph 1664

1664. Unity, indissolubility, and openness to fertility are essential to marriage. Polygamy is incompatible with the unity of marriage; divorce separates what God has joined together; the refusal of fertility turns married life away from its “supreme gift,” the child (GS 50 # 1).

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

449. What is perjury?

398. What are vices?

507. What attitude should people have toward animals?

462. Are family bonds an absolute good?

456. What is the nature of the family in the plan of God?

299. Do the baptized have need of conversion?

314. What is the significance of Jesus’ compassion for the sick?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is David’s example of faith mentioned in Hebrews 11:32-40?

Saul’s Character and the Consequences of His Choices: A Case Study in Leadership (1 Samuel 9-15)

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

Why does the Bible warn us about the need to avoid envy and jealousy, as mentioned in Proverbs 14:30, and how can we apply this teaching in our lives?

What is Amos’ criticism of superficial religion, and how does he highlight the importance of a genuine heart?

What is the responsibility of Christian leaders according to James 3:1-12?

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