Paragraph 1678

1678. Among the sacramentals blessings occupy an important place. They include both praise of God for his works and gifts, and the Church’s intercession for men that they may be able to use God’s gifts according to the spirit of the Gospel.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

510. When does the Church intervene in social areas?

275. What are the names for this sacrament?

348. When does the Church allow the physical separation of spouses?

550. What are the essential forms of Christian prayer?

199. In what way is the Blessed Virgin Mary the eschatological icon of the Church?

492. What are the principal sins against chastity?

361. What is the relationship between the beatitudes and our desire for happiness?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does the Bible teach about the importance of humility and modesty?

What does the Bible say about the importance of honesty and integrity in Ecclesiasticus 20:1-11?

How can we flee the appearances of evil, as described in 1 Thessalonians 5:22?

What is the spiritual battle mentioned in 2 Timothy 2:3-4, and how can a Christian fight it?

How are God’s justice and mercy revealed in Isaiah? (Isaiah 58:1-14)

What can we learn from Judith’s victory in Judith 16:1-3?

What does it mean to be a disciple of Jesus?