Paragraph 2359

2359. Homosexual persons are called to chastity. By the virtues of self-mastery that teach them inner freedom, at times by the support of disinterested friendship, by prayer and sacramental grace, they can and should gradually and resolutely approach Christian perfection.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

436. What does “Decalogue” mean?

439. Why does the Decalogue constitute an organic unity?

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

326. What is the effect of episcopal ordination?

215. When will this judgment occur?

344. What is matrimonial consent?

138. What are the names of the Holy Spirit?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the church’s role in promoting reconciliation according to Philemon 1:6?

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

David’s old age and death: the end of a life of ups and downs (2 Samuel 23, 24)

What does Nahum 1:9 say about God’s mercy to those who repent?

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

What is the message of Isaiah’s heavenly vision of the Lord’s glory revealed in Isaiah 40:1-31?

What does the Assyrian conquest of Samaria and the fall of the Northern Kingdom teach about the importance of obedience to God?