Paragraph 2544

2544. Jesus enjoins his disciples to prefer him to everything and everyone, and bids them “renounce all that [they have]” for his sake and that of the Gospel.334Shortly before his passion he gave them the example of the poor widow of Jerusalem who, out of her poverty, gave all that she had to live on.335The precept of detachment from riches is obligatory for entrance into the Kingdom of heaven.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

261. Is Baptism necessary for salvation?

32. In what way is the faith of the Church one faith alone?

232. What is the relationship between the sacraments and everlasting life?

570. What is meditation?

458. What are the duties that society has toward the family?

76. What is original sin?

264. What is the meaning of the Christian name received at Baptism?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the importance of obeying the Word of God? What does the Bible say about those who do not follow sound doctrine?

What are the story and life lessons drawn from the Ascension of Solomon in 1 Kings 1-2?

What is the significance of Christ being the Head of Creation, as mentioned in Colossians 1:15-17?

How to deal with conflicts and disagreements between brothers: the example of Joseph’s children (Joshua 17-19)?

How important is Jesus’ resurrection, and what can we learn from his appearance to the disciples?

What is the relationship between love and obedience according to the Bible?

What is the seventy week prophecy in Daniel 9?