Paragraph 2028

2028. “All Christians . . . are called to the fullness of Christian life and to the perfection of charity” (LG 40 # 2). “Christian perfection has but one limit, that of having none” (St. Gregory of Nyssa, De vita Mos.: PG 44, 300D).

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

94. What is the meaning of the expression “conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit…”?

472. Why must society protect every embryo?

124. In what condition was the body of Christ while it lay in the tomb?

203. What is meant by the “resurrection of the body”?

511. How should social and economic life be pursued?

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

427. What are the goods that we can merit?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What was King Belshazzar’s judgment and how did his fall contribute to the fulfillment of biblical prophecies in Daniel 5?

How does Job 38:1-11 reveal God’s sovereignty in the midst of suffering?

What does the mutual admiration between loved ones mean in the book of Songs?

How the Annunciation Story Can Inspire Us to Trust God (Luke 1:26-38)

How important is caring for the dead in the Bible and what can we learn from the story of Tobiah and the burial of the dead?

What is the image of God as shepherd in Ezekiel 34?

What is the significance of David’s song of thanksgiving to God in 2 Samuel 22?