Paragraph 1704

1704. The human person participates in the light and power of the divine Spirit. By his reason, he is capable of understanding the order of things established by the Creator. By free will, he is capable of directing himself toward his true good. He finds his perfection “in seeking and loving what is true and good.”7


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

206. What does it mean to die in Christ Jesus?

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

318. How is this sacrament celebrated?

66. In what sense do we understand man and woman as created “in the image of God”?

275. What are the names for this sacrament?

286. What kind of worship is due to the sacrament of the Eucharist?

579. What is the place of the Our Father in the Scriptures?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the true nature of evil, according to the story of Job described in Job 2:1-13?

What does the phrase “we live by faith, not by sight” in 2 Corinthians 5:7 mean?

How to be generous and share with those in need?

What is the relationship between truth and joy mentioned in 2 John 1:4?

What is the role of God’s people in promoting social justice, according to Amos 5:24?

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 the example of perseverance in waiting for God’s promises presented in the story of Zechariah and Elizabeth in Luke 1:5-25?