Paragraph 1839

1839. The moral virtues grow through education, deliberate acts, and perseverance in struggle. Divine grace purifies and elevates them.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

319. What are the effects of this sacrament?

117. Who is responsible for the death of Jesus?

119. In what way did Christ offer himself to the Father?

275. What are the names for this sacrament?

473. How does one avoid scandal?

299. Do the baptized have need of conversion?

124. In what condition was the body of Christ while it lay in the tomb?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How does Lamentations address the issue of human suffering?

How important is the reorganization of the Jerusalem temple described in 2 Maccabees 10:1-9?

What is the story of the celebration of the Feast of Dedication (Hanukkah) described in 2 Maccabees 10:39-45?

What is the image of God as shepherd in Ezekiel 34?

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?

What is the story of Naaman and how did faith and obedience cure him of leprosy?

What does Nahum 1:9 say about God’s mercy to those who repent?