Paragraph 2087

2087. Our moral life has its source in faith in God who reveals his love to us. St. Paul speaks of the “obedience of faith”9as our first obligation. He shows that “ignorance of God” is the principle and explanation of all moral deviations.10Our duty toward God is to believe in him and to bear witness to him.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

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

540. What is the importance of the Psalms in prayer?

551. What is “blessing”?

558. What are the sources of Christian prayer?

187. How do the Bishops exercise their function of governing?

97. How does Mary cooperate in the divine plan of salvation?

29. Why is there no contradiction between faith and science?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

Who was Hezekiah in the Bible and how does his story teach us about the importance of trusting God?

The Tower of Babel: What Does This Story Teach Us About God’s Sovereignty? (Genesis 11:1-9)

What is the message of Abdias 1:11 about Edom’s injustice and oppression of the weak?

The Quest for Divine Justice: Tobias’ Example Against Israel’s Oppressors

What is the Blood Moon prophecy of Joel 2:30-31 in the Bible?

How is God’s sovereignty portrayed amidst the chaos in Lamentations 2:8-9?

What does the “gospel of peace” mentioned in Nahum 1:15 mean, and how does it relate to the fear of God?