Paragraph 1884

1884. God has not willed to reserve to himself all exercise of power. He entrusts to every creature the functions it is capable of performing, according to the capacities of its own nature. This mode of governance ought to be followed in social life. the way God acts in governing the world, which bears witness to such great regard for human freedom, should inspire the wisdom of those who govern human communities. They should behave as ministers of divine providence.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

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

170. What is the bond that exists between the Catholic Church and non-Christian religions?

328. What is the effect of ordination to the priesthood?

208. What is the particular judgment?

63. What is the place of the human person in creation?

180. How is the collegial dimension of Church ministry carried out?

504. Under what conditions does the right to private property exist?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is Jeremiah’s message about God’s unconditional love?

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

What does the Bible say about the need to forgive, according to Colossians 3:13?

What does the Bible teach about the importance of humility and modesty?

Love and friendship: the importance of relationships in life (Ecc 4:9-12)

What can we learn about the theology of suffering from the story of Job described in Job 1:1-22?

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