Paragraph 2280

2280. Everyone is responsible for his life before God who has given it to him.
It is God who remains the sovereign Master of life. We are obliged to accept life gratefully and preserve it for his honor and the salvation of our souls. We are stewards, not owners, of the life God has entrusted to us. It is not ours to dispose of.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

461. How are parents to educate their children in the Christian faith?

100. In what way is the spiritual motherhood of Mary universal?

291. What is required to receive Holy Communion?

113. What were the accusations by which Jesus was condemned to death?

108. Why did Jesus manifest the Kingdom by means of signs and miracles?

40. Why is the revelation of God’s name important?

255. Starting when and to whom has the Church administered Baptism?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does the Bible teach us about asserting personal identity within a loving relationship?

What is God’s sovereignty and how does it relate to human freedom, as described in 2 Thessalonians 2:11-12?

The Fall of Mankind: How Did Adam and Eve’s Disobedience Affect the World? (Genesis 3:1-24)

What is the example of faith that the poor widow gives us in Luke 21:1-4?

What does the Bible say about the wrath of God and how does it relate to the need for salvation?

Worship in spirit and truth: What does the worship described in Leviticus teach us about true worship of God? (Leviticus 1-7; 10)

How the Annunciation Story Can Inspire Us to Trust God (Luke 1:26-38)