Paragraph 2637

2637. Thanksgiving characterizes the prayer of the Church which, in celebrating the Eucharist, reveals and becomes more fully what she is. Indeed, in the work of salvation, Christ sets creation free from sin and death to consecrate it anew and make it return to the Father, for his glory. the thanksgiving of the members of the Body participates in that of their Head.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

380. What is prudence?

309. Is a confessor bound to secrecy?

442. What is implied in the affirmation of God: “I am the Lord your God” (Exodus 20:2)?

125. What is the “hell” into which Jesus descended?

401. In what does the social dimension of man consist?

211. How can we help the souls being purified in purgatory?

71. What relationship has God established between man and woman?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the importance of gratitude and contentment according to the book of Ecclesiastes?

What does it mean to love God and neighbor and what is the importance of this teaching in the Bible?

What are 5 important lessons about wisdom found in Baruch 3:9-12?

What is the role of women in society, according to Ecclesiasticus 26:1-4?

How important is community in the midst of suffering, according to Job 42:10-11?

Love and friendship: the importance of relationships in life (Ecc 4:9-12)

How can Christ’s return be a comfort in the midst of pain, according to 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18?