Paragraph 2638

2638. As in the prayer of petition, every event and need can become an offering of thanksgiving. the letters of St. Paul often begin and end with thanksgiving, and the Lord Jesus is always present in it: “Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you”; “Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving.”120

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

426. What is merit?

428. Are all called to Christian holiness?

470. What is forbidden by the fifth commandment?

405. What is the foundation of the authority of society?

169. What is the relationship of the Catholic Church with the Jewish people?

217. What is the meaning of the word “Amen” with which we conclude our profession of faith?

61. In what way are angels present in the life of the Church?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the role of divine providence in the lives of the faithful? Can we find examples of this in the book of Tobias?

What is the importance of faith in the Christian life, according to the Bible?

How important is courage and boldness according to Proverbs 28:1?

What is the cyclicality of Israel’s history and how is it portrayed in Judges 3-16?

What does the Bible say about loving and serving your brothers and sisters?

What does it mean to love your neighbor as yourself according to James 2:8, and why is it important?

What is the story of the celebration of the Feast of Dedication (Hanukkah) described in 2 Maccabees 10:39-45?