Paragraph 1679

1679. In addition to the liturgy, Christian life is nourished by various forms of popular piety, rooted in the different cultures. While carefully clarifying them in the light of faith, the Church fosters the forms of popular piety that express an evangelical instinct and a human wisdom and that enrich Christian life.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

466. Why must human life be respected?

450. Why did God “bless the Sabbath day and declare it sacred” (Exodus 20:11)?

88. What does the Council of Chalcedon (in the year 451) teach in this regard?

178. How are the people of God formed?

476. Are the transplant and donation of organs allowed before and after death?

216. What is the hope of the new heavens and the new earth?

245. What are sacred buildings?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the importance of gratitude in the Christian life, according to the first letter to Timothy?

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

What is meant by the statement that the love of God is revealed in Christ, as mentioned in 2 Timothy 1:9?

Understanding God’s Wrath – Habakkuk 1:2-4

What is the power of gratitude and how can we practice it in our daily lives, according to Psalm 100?

How is God’s justice manifested in the midst of suffering, according to Job 34:10-12?

What is the story behind the miracle of Elisha’s resurrection of the Shunammite’s son in 2 Kings 4?