Paragraph 2403

2403. The right to private property, acquired by work or received from others by inheritance or gift, does not do away with the original gift of the earth to the whole of mankind. the universal destination of goods remains primordial, even if the promotion of the common good requires respect for the right to private property and its exercise.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

546. How did the Virgin Mary pray?

294. Why is the Eucharist a “pledge of future glory”?

364. What is the relationship between freedom and responsibility?

314. What is the significance of Jesus’ compassion for the sick?

85. Why did the Son of God become man?

46. What did Jesus Christ reveal to us about the mystery of the Father?

161. Why is the Church one?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the meaning of David’s song of gratitude to God?

What is the story of Uzziah and how was he punished for disobeying God?

What is the story of Abimelech and forgiveness in Judges 9:22-57?

What is the message of Proverbs 6:6-11 about laziness and hard work?

Jacob’s Wrestle with God: What is the significance of this story for us today?

How is God’s sovereignty portrayed amidst the chaos in Lamentations 2:8-9?

God’s Law and Justice: Exploring Their Relationship (Deuteronomy 16:18-20)