Paragraph 2404

2404. “In his use of things man should regard the external goods he legitimately owns not merely as exclusive to himself but common to others also, in the sense that they can benefit others as well as himself.”187The ownership of any property makes its holder a steward of Providence, with the task of making it fruitful and communicating its benefits to others, first of all his family.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

543. How did Jesus pray during his passion?

491. In what way is everyone called to live chastity?

219. What place does the liturgy occupy in the life of the Church?

275. What are the names for this sacrament?

114. How did Jesus conduct himself in regard to the Law of Israel?

181. Why does ecclesial ministry also have a personal character?

251. How is Christian initiation brought about?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the cyclicality of Israel’s history and how is it portrayed in Judges 3-16?

What is the message of Nahum 1:7-8 about God’s faithfulness in the midst of chaos?

What is the teaching on leading humble servants in 3 John 1:1-4?

What is the Final Judgment according to Joel 3:14-16?

How can faith influence Christian behavior according to 2 Thessalonians 1:11-12?

What is the importance of being faithful to sound doctrine?

How can we cultivate peace in the church and in our personal lives, as guided by 2 Thessalonians 3:16?