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2202. A man and a woman united in marriage, together with their children, form a family. This institution is prior to any recognition by public authority, which has an obligation to recognize it. It should be considered the normal reference point by which the different forms of family relationship are to be evaluated.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

68. Why does the human race form a unity?

162. Where does the one Church of Christ subsist?

458. What are the duties that society has toward the family?

521. What is one’s duty toward the truth?

574. What are the difficulties in prayer?

423. What is the grace that justifies?

204. What is the relationship between the Resurrection of Christ and our resurrection?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the responsibility of religious leaders according to Malachi 2:7?

How does Job 38:1-11 reveal God’s sovereignty in the midst of suffering?

What is the importance of courage in standing up for the truth, according to the Bible in Philemon 1:8-9?

What is the importance of being faithful to sound doctrine?

What does the Bible say about the importance of honesty and integrity in Ecclesiasticus 20:1-11?

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

What does the Bible teach us about how God is our refuge and strength in difficult times, how we can trust him and find peace amid adversity?