Paragraph 1805

1805. Four virtues play a pivotal role and accordingly are called “cardinal”; all the others are grouped around them. They are: prudence, justice, fortitude, and temperance. “If anyone loves righteousness, [Wisdom’s] labors are virtues; for she teaches temperance and prudence, justice, and courage.”64These virtues are praised under other names in many passages of Scripture.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

523. What is forbidden by the eighth commandment?

305. When is a person obliged to confess mortal sins?

68. Why does the human race form a unity?

463. How should authority be exercised in the various spheres of civil society?

115. What was the attitude of Jesus toward the temple in Jerusalem?

589. How is the Name of God made holy in us and in the world?

238. What is the link between the actions and the words in the celebration of the sacraments?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the example of Sodom and Gomorrah and what are the consequences of immorality and perversion according to the Bible?

How is God’s sovereignty portrayed amidst the chaos in Lamentations 2:8-9?

What is the meaning of Christ’s death and how does it bring justification to sinners?

What is God’s promise for the restoration of Jerusalem, and what can we learn about God’s faithfulness from Jeremiah 31:31-34?

How does the story of Rich and Lazarus warn us about the consequences of greed? (Luke 16:19-31)

What is Ahijah’s prophecy in 1 Kings 11 and what is its importance in Israel’s history?

What is the significance of Aeneas’ healing and Dorcas’ resurrection in Acts 9:32-43?