Paragraph 2198

2198. This commandment is expressed in positive terms of duties to be fulfilled. It introduces the subsequent commandments which are concerned with particular respect for life, marriage, earthly goods, and speech. It constitutes one of the foundations of the social doctrine of the Church.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

484. In danger of war, who has the responsibility for the rigorous evaluation of these conditions?

124. In what condition was the body of Christ while it lay in the tomb?

305. When is a person obliged to confess mortal sins?

139. What symbols are used to represent the Holy Spirit?

410. How does one participate in bringing about the common good?

274. What does the Eucharist represent in the life of the Church?

198. What kind of devotion is directed to the holy Virgin?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

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 is the example of perseverance in waiting for God’s promises presented in the story of Zechariah and Elizabeth in Luke 1:5-25?

How did King Asa restore true worship and win the war against Ethiopia in 1 Kings 15:9-24?

What is the role of the law in the Old Testament, according to Galatians 3:10-14?

What is God’s promise for the restoration of Jerusalem, and what can we learn about God’s faithfulness from Jeremiah 31:31-34?

How important is community in the midst of suffering, according to Job 42:10-11?

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