Paragraph 2066

2066. The division and numbering of the Commandments have varied in the course of history. the present catechism follows the division of the Commandments established by St. Augustine, which has become traditional in the Catholic Church. It is also that of the Lutheran confessions. the Greek Fathers worked out a slightly different division, which is found in the Orthodox Churches and Reformed communities.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

390. What are the fruits of the Holy Spirit?

132. What does the Ascension mean?

275. What are the names for this sacrament?

337. What is the plan of God regarding man and woman?

18. Why does Sacred Scripture teach the truth?

379. What are the principal human virtues?

263. What are the effects of Baptism?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

How to be generous and share with those in need?

The Beatitudes: Understanding Their Meaning and Importance (Matthew 5:3-11)

How does Lamentations address the issue of human suffering?

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

What is the story of the healing of the bleeding woman in Mark 5:25-34?

What is the message behind Peter’s vision of taking down the sheet with unclean animals in Acts 10:9-16?

How important is Jesus’ resurrection, and what can we learn from his appearance to the disciples?