Paragraph 2177

2177. The Sunday celebration of the Lord’s Day and his Eucharist is at the heart of the Church’s life. “Sunday is the day on which the paschal mystery is celebrated in light of the apostolic tradition and is to be observed as the foremost holy day of obligation in the universal Church.”110

“Also to be observed are the day of the Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, the Epiphany, the Ascension of Christ, the feast of the Body and Blood of Christi, the feast of Mary the Mother of God, her Immaculate Conception, her Assumption, the feast of Saint Joseph, the feast of the Apostles Saints Peter and Paul, and the feast of All Saints.”111


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

237. From where do the sacramental signs come?

316. Who can receive the sacrament of the anointing of the sick?

112. What is the importance of the Paschal Mystery of Jesus?

451. How did Jesus act in regard to the Sabbath?

57. If God is omnipotent and provident, why then does evil exist?

443. What is the meaning of the words of our Lord, “Adore the Lord your God and worship Him alone” (Matthew 4:10)?

565. Who can educate us in prayer?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is meant by the statement that the love of God is revealed in Christ, as mentioned in 2 Timothy 1:9?

What is the alliance with the Romans and the continuation of the struggle for independence mentioned in 2 Maccabees 11:1-38?

What is the role of leaders in the church according to 1 Timothy 3:1-13?

What does the story of the offering of manna in the book of Numbers teach us about God’s daily provision in our lives? (Numbers 11)

What is the relationship between truth and joy mentioned in 2 John 1:4?

What is David’s example of faith mentioned in Hebrews 11:32-40?

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