Paragraph 2483

2483. Lying is the most direct offense against the truth. To lie is to speak or act against the truth in order to lead into error someone who has the right to know the truth. By injuring man’s relation to truth and to his neighbor, a lie offends against the fundamental relation of man and of his word to the Lord.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

520. By what is love for the poor inspired?

6. What does God reveal to man?

558. What are the sources of Christian prayer?

280. In what way is the Eucharist a memorial of the sacrifice of Christ?

466. Why must human life be respected?

309. Is a confessor bound to secrecy?

534. What is prayer?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the responsibility of Christian leaders according to James 3:1-12?

How did King Asa restore true worship and win the war against Ethiopia in 1 Kings 15:9-24?

How is God’s mercy manifested in Isaiah? What does the book of Isaiah teach us about God’s grace and mercy?

What can we learn about divine wrath and protection of the righteous from the book of Nahum?

What was King Belshazzar’s judgment and how did his fall contribute to the fulfillment of biblical prophecies in Daniel 5?

What does the Bible say about the need to forgive, according to Colossians 3:13?

What are Deuteronomy’s teachings on gratitude to God?