Paragraph 1681

1681. The Christian meaning of death is revealed in the light of the Paschal mystery of the death and resurrection of Christ in whom resides our only hope. the Christian who dies in Christ Jesus is “away from the body and at home with the Lord.”183


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

357. How is the Christian moral life bound up with faith and the sacraments?

105. Why did Jesus receive from John the “baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins” (Luke 3:3)?

183. What is the competence of the college of bishops?

426. What is merit?

446. Does the commandment of God, “You shall not make for yourself a graven image” (Exodus 20:3), forbid the cult of images?

540. What is the importance of the Psalms in prayer?

385. What are the theological virtues?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the importance of prayer and intercession in the Christian life, according to 1 Timothy 2:1-4?

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

The Creation of the Universe and Man: What Does the Book of Genesis Teach Us? (Genesis 1:1-31)

What does the promise of salvation and redemption in the midst of judgment in Micah 2:12-13 mean?

How do the Psalms teach us to be more sensitive to God’s presence (Psalm 139:1-4)?

What is the message of Isaiah’s heavenly vision of the Lord’s glory revealed in Isaiah 40:1-31?

What is the significance of Christ being the Head of Creation, as mentioned in Colossians 1:15-17?