Paragraph 1962

1962. The Old Law is the first stage of revealed Law. Its moral prescriptions are summed up in the Ten Commandments. the precepts of the Decalogue lay the foundations for the vocation of man fashioned in the image of God; they prohibit what is contrary to the love of God and neighbor and prescribe what is essential to it. the Decalogue is a light offered to the conscience of every man to make God’s call and ways known to him and to protect him against evil:

God wrote on the tables of the Law what men did not read in their hearts.13


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

391. What does the acceptance of God’s mercy require from us?

426. What is merit?

141. What did the Holy Spirit accomplish in John the Baptist?

347. What sins are gravely opposed to the sacrament of Matrimony?

137. Why are the missions of the Son and the Holy Spirit inseparable?

217. What is the meaning of the word “Amen” with which we conclude our profession of faith?

104. What does the hidden life of Jesus in Nazareth teach us?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How Obedience to God Can Lead to Victory: An Analysis of the Siege of Jericho (Joshua 6)?

How are God’s justice and mercy revealed in Isaiah? (Isaiah 58:1-14)

What is the role of the Holy Spirit in the sanctification of the Christian?

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

God’s Law and Justice: Exploring Their Relationship (Deuteronomy 16:18-20)

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

What does Titus 2:7-8 teach about the standard of conduct for the church?