Paragraph 1887

1887. The inversion of means and ends,10which results in giving the value of ultimate end to what is only a means for attaining it, or in viewing persons as mere means to that end, engenders unjust structures which “make Christian conduct in keeping with the commandments of the divine Law-giver difficult and almost impossible.”11


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

520. By what is love for the poor inspired?

376. Can a moral conscience make erroneous judgments?

569. How can vocal prayer be described?

106. What do we learn from the temptations of Jesus in the desert?

514. To what type of work does every person have a right?

97. How does Mary cooperate in the divine plan of salvation?

561. What is the role of the Holy Spirit in prayer?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the story of Uzziah and how was he punished for disobeying God?

What is the divine nature of Jesus Christ, as described in Mark 1:1?

What does it mean to be a disciple of Jesus?

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

What is the spiritual battle mentioned in 2 Timothy 2:3-4, and how can a Christian fight it?

What does the story of the offering of manna in the book of Numbers teach us about God’s daily provision in our lives? (Numbers 11)

What is Jonah’s story and what lessons can we learn from it?