Paragraph 2305

2305. Earthly peace is the image and fruit of the peace of Christ, the messianic “Prince of Peace.”99By the blood of his Cross, “in his own person he killed the hostility,”100he reconciled men with God and made his Church the sacrament of the unity of the human race and of its union with God. “He is our peace.”101He has declared: “Blessed are the peacemakers.”102

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

598. What is the meaning of the final Amen?

572. Why is prayer a “battle”?

373. What does the dignity of the human person imply for the moral conscience?

332. Who can confer this sacrament?

19. How is Sacred Scripture to be read?

105. Why did Jesus receive from John the “baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins” (Luke 3:3)?

519. In what way do Christians participate in political and social life?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the importance of fellowship with Christ according to 1 Corinthians 1:9?

What is the importance of reading and studying God’s law and what example can we find in the story of Ezra?

How important is caring for the dead in the Bible and what can we learn from the story of Tobiah and the burial of the dead?

How can we flee the appearances of evil, as described in 1 Thessalonians 5:22?

How does the story of Judith, in particular, the episode of her cunning in Judith 11:1-16, teach us survival strategies in difficult times, according to the Bible?

What does the Bible say about divine justice in Deuteronomy 32:4?

What does the Song of Songs teach us about the search for the loved one?