Paragraph 1770

1770. Moral perfection consists in man’s being moved to the good not by his will alone, but also by his sensitive appetite, as in the words of the psalm: “My heart and flesh sing for joy to the living God.”46


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

522. How does one bear witness to the truth?

98. What does the virginal conception of Jesus mean?

409. Where can one find the most complete realization of the common good?

226. What is the link between the sacraments and the Church?

563. How does the Church pray to Mary?

455. What does the fourth commandment require?

335. What are the effects of the sacrament of Holy Orders?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How important is gratitude in the story of the healing of the ten lepers, described in Luke 17:11-19?

God’s Holiness and the Call to Holiness: What Does the Book of Leviticus Teach Us About God’s Holiness and Our Responsibility to Be Holy? (Leviticus 11:44-45; 19:2)

What does the Bible say about the wrath of God and how does it relate to the need for salvation?

What is the importance of courage in standing up for the truth, according to the Bible in Philemon 1:8-9?

The importance of hospitality and caring for others: The generosity of Tobias and his wife Sara.

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

Christ’s Return: What Do We Know and What Do We Hope (2 Thessalonians 2:1-12)?