Paragraph 1899

1899. The authority required by the moral order derives from God: “Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God. Therefore he who resists the authorities resists what God has appointed, and those who resist will incur judgment.”17


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

169. What is the relationship of the Catholic Church with the Jewish people?

107. Who is invited to come into the Kingdom of God proclaimed and brought about by Jesus?

519. In what way do Christians participate in political and social life?

91. How did the two wills of the incarnate Word cooperate?

287. Why is the Holy Eucharist the paschal banquet?

410. How does one participate in bringing about the common good?

78. After the first sin, what did God do?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the importance of being faithful to sound doctrine?

How important is Esther’s purpose and mission in Esther 4:14?

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

What was David’s reaction after sinning with Bathsheba, and how can we learn from his humility and quest for restoration?

What is the significance of Christ being the Head of Creation, as mentioned in Colossians 1:15-17?

O que o livro de Cantares nos ensina sobre a beleza da mulher noiva e da mulher madura?

What does it mean to choose godliness over the flesh, according to 1 Peter 4:1-6?