Paragraph 1906

1906. By common good is to be understood “the sum total of social conditions which allow people, either as groups or as individuals, to reach their fulfillment more fully and more easily.”26The common good concerns the life of all. It calls for prudence from each, and even more from those who exercise the office of authority. It consists of three essential elements:


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68. Why does the human race form a unity?

284. Does the breaking of the bread divide Christ?

310. What are the effects of this sacrament?


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