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1840. The theological virtues dispose Christians to live in a relationship with the Holy Trinity. They have God for their origin, their motive, and their object – God known by faith, God hoped in and loved for his own sake.


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541. From whom did Jesus learn how to pray?

34. What are the most ancient symbols (professions) of faith?

266. Why is this sacrament called Chrismation or Confirmation?

594. Why do we say “Forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us”?

582. Why can we dare to draw near to God in full confidence?

72. What was the original condition of the human person according to the plan of God?

57. If God is omnipotent and provident, why then does evil exist?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What do the passages in Daniel 7 and 11 teach us about the rise of the antichrist?

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

What does the Song of Songs teach us about the search for the loved one?

How does Job 38:1-11 reveal God’s sovereignty in the midst of suffering?

God’s chosen people: What does the book of Leviticus teach us about the choice and holiness of God’s people? (Leviticus 20:26)

What does the Bible say about divine justice in Deuteronomy 32:4?

What does Malachi 4:1 say about the punishment of the wicked?