Paragraph 2157

2157. The Christian begins his day, his prayers, and his activities with the Sign of the Cross: “in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.” the baptized person dedicates the day to the glory of God and calls on the Savior’s grace which lets him act in the Spirit as a child of the Father. the sign of the cross strengthens us in temptations and difficulties.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

127. What are the signs that bear witness to the Resurrection of Jesus?

176. What is apostolic succession?

459. What are the duties of children toward their parents?

464. What are the duties of citizens in regard to civil authorities?

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

298. When did he institute this sacrament?

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


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does Baruch 6:2-5 teach us about the danger of trusting ourselves instead of trusting God?

The law of forgiveness: What does the law of forgiveness in Leviticus teach us about God’s mercy and justice? (Leviticus 19:17-18)

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

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

What is the power of gratitude and how can we practice it in our daily lives, according to Psalm 100?

Christ’s Return: What Do We Know and What Do We Hope (2 Thessalonians 2:1-12)?

What is the image of God as shepherd in Ezekiel 34?