Paragraph 2059

2059. The “ten words” are pronounced by God in the midst of a theophany (“The LORD spoke with you face to face at the mountain, out of the midst of the fire.”21). They belong to God’s revelation of himself and his glory. the gift of the Commandments is the gift of God himself and his holy will. In making his will known, God reveals himself to his people.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

485. In case of war, what does the moral law require?

218. What is the liturgy?

172. Why must the Church proclaim the Gospel to the whole world?

351. What are the sacramentals?

484. In danger of war, who has the responsibility for the rigorous evaluation of these conditions?

27. What does it mean in practice for a person to believe in God?

223. How does the Holy Spirit work in the liturgy of the Church?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How important is the reorganization of the Jerusalem temple described in 2 Maccabees 10:1-9?

What is the role of God’s people in promoting social justice, according to Amos 5:24?

What is the importance of faith in the healing of blind Bartimaeus, described in Matthew 20:29-34?

What does the Bible teach about the importance of humility and modesty?

David’s old age and death: the end of a life of ups and downs (2 Samuel 23, 24)

What is the role of women in society, according to Ecclesiasticus 26:1-4?

What is the relationship between love and obedience according to the Bible?