Paragraph 2496

2496. The means of social communication (especially the mass media) can give rise to a certain passivity among users, making them less than vigilant consumers of what is said or shown. Users should practice moderation and discipline in their approach to the mass media. They will want to form enlightened and correct consciences the more easily to resist unwholesome influences.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

309. Is a confessor bound to secrecy?

72. What was the original condition of the human person according to the plan of God?

143. What is the relationship between the Spirit and Christ Jesus in his earthly mission?

240. What is the purpose of holy images?

411. How does society ensure social justice?

368. When is an act morally good?

549. How does the Holy Spirit intervene in the Church’s prayer?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What does Malachi 2:1-2 mean about the danger of falling away from God?

How was the defeat of the Maccabees at the Battle of Elasa described in 1 Maccabees 6:17-47?

What does the testimony of John the Baptist in John 1:29 mean, and how important is this testimony for Christians?

What is the example of faith that the poor widow gives us in Luke 21:1-4?

What does God’s sovereignty mean in Isaiah, and how does it ensure safety and protection for his people?

What does Jesus’ statement “I am the resurrection and the life” in John 11:25-26 mean?

What does it mean to be a disciple of Jesus?