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2679. Mary is the perfect Orans (prayer), a figure of the Church. When we pray to her, we are adhering with her to the plan of the Father, who sends his Son to save all men. Like the beloved disciple we welcome Jesus’ mother into our homes,39for she has become the mother of all the living. We can pray with and to her. the prayer of the Church is sustained by the prayer of Mary and united with it in hope.40

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278. Who is the minister for the celebration of the Eucharist?

290. When must one receive Holy Communion?

220. In what does the sacramental economy consist?

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

206. What does it mean to die in Christ Jesus?

215. When will this judgment occur?

473. How does one avoid scandal?

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