Paragraph 2110

2110. The first commandment forbids honoring gods other than the one Lord who has revealed himself to his people. It proscribes superstition and irreligion. Superstition in some sense represents a perverse excess of religion; irreligion is the vice contrary by defect to the virtue of religion.


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3. How is it possible to know God with only the light of human reason?

169. What is the relationship of the Catholic Church with the Jewish people?

385. What are the theological virtues?

71. What relationship has God established between man and woman?

270. Who is the minister of Confirmation?

307. Who is the minister of this sacrament?

288. What is the meaning of the altar?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the lesson taught in Philippians 4:10-13 about finding contentment in all circumstances?

What do Daniel’s visions of the ram and the goat in Daniel 8 mean?

Love and friendship: the importance of relationships in life (Ecc 4:9-12)

What is the role of faith in the midst of suffering, according to Job 13:15-16?

What does Nahum 1:9 say about God’s mercy to those who repent?

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

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