Paragraph 2747

2747. Christian Tradition rightly calls this prayer the “priestly” prayer of Jesus. It is the prayer of our high priest, inseparable from his sacrifice, from his passing over (Passover) to the Father to whom he is wholly “consecrated.”44


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

70. Where does the soul come from?

208. What is the particular judgment?

505. What is the purpose of private property?

188. What is the vocation of the lay faithful?

539. What is the role of prayer in the mission of the prophets?

414. How is human solidarity manifested?

308. To whom is the absolution of some sins reserved?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

God’s Covenant with David: An Eternal Commitment (2 Samuel 7)

The story of Daniel in the lions’ den (Daniel 6)

What are the characteristics a Christian leader should have according to 1 Timothy 3:1-7?

How important is gratitude in the story of the healing of the ten lepers, described in Luke 17:11-19?

The Dedication of the Temple in Jerusalem: Analysis of the Ceremony (1 Chronicles 22-29)

How is God’s sovereignty portrayed amidst the chaos in Lamentations 2:8-9?

What is Ezekiel’s message about individual responsibility before God?