Paragraph 2054

2054. Jesus acknowledged the Ten Commandments, but he also showed the power of the Spirit at work in their letter. He preached a “righteousness [which] exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees”5 as well as that of the Gentiles.6 He unfolded all the demands of the Commandments. “You have heard that it was said to the men of old, ‘You shall not kill.’ . . . But I say to you that every one who is angry with his brother shall beliable to judgment.”7


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

588. What does “Hallowed be thy Name” mean?

387. What is hope?

557. What is the importance of Tradition in regard to prayer?

349. What is the attitude of the Church toward those people who are divorced and then remarried?

577. What is the prayer of the Hour of Jesus?

114. How did Jesus conduct himself in regard to the Law of Israel?

105. Why did Jesus receive from John the “baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins” (Luke 3:3)?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How is the humility and grace of God manifested in the Christian’s life, according to Psalm 138:6-7?

What is the importance of the parent-child relationship in the Christian family according to Ephesians 6:1-4?

How does the story of Rich and Lazarus warn us about the consequences of greed? (Luke 16:19-31)

What does the Bible teach us about asserting personal identity within a loving relationship?

How to deal with conflicts and disagreements between brothers: the example of Joseph’s children (Joshua 17-19)?

What is the importance of obeying the Word of God? What does the Bible say about those who do not follow sound doctrine?

The story of Daniel in the lions’ den (Daniel 6)