Paragraph 2429

2429. Everyone has the right of economic initiative; everyone should make legitimate use of his talents to contribute to the abundance that will benefit all and to harvest the just fruits of his labor. He should seek to observe regulations issued by legitimate authority for the sake of the common good.214

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

116. Did Jesus contradict Israel’s faith in the one God and savior?

538. In the Old Testament, what relationship do the king and the temple have to prayer?

31. Why are the formulas of faith important?

376. Can a moral conscience make erroneous judgments?

183. What is the competence of the college of bishops?

20. What is the Canon of Scripture?

518. How is justice and solidarity among nations brought about?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is Ahijah’s prophecy in 1 Kings 11 and what is its importance in Israel’s history?

How does Lamentations address the issue of human suffering?

What is Ezekiel’s message about individual responsibility before God?

The Dedication of the Temple in Jerusalem: Analysis of the Ceremony (1 Chronicles 22-29)

How important is Esther’s purpose and mission in Esther 4:14?

How important is gratitude in the story of the healing of the ten lepers, described in Luke 17:11-19?

What does Malachi 4:1 say about the punishment of the wicked?