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2851. In this petition, evil is not an abstraction, but refers to a person, Satan, the Evil One, the angel who opposes God. the devil (dia-bolos) is the one who “throws himself across” God’s plan and his work of salvation accomplished in Christ.


Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

428. Are all called to Christian holiness?

190. How does the laity participate in the prophetic office?

419. What place does the Old Law have in the plan of salvation?

347. What sins are gravely opposed to the sacrament of Matrimony?

342. Are all obliged to get married?

395. When does one commit a mortal sin?

260. Who can baptize?


Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What is the true nature of evil, according to the story of Job described in Job 2:1-13?

How is God’s mercy manifested in Isaiah? What does the book of Isaiah teach us about God’s grace and mercy?

What does the Bible say about the true source of comfort in times of trouble?

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

What does Malachi 4:1 say about the punishment of the wicked?

How did King Asa restore true worship and win the war against Ethiopia in 1 Kings 15:9-24?

How important is the Word of God in the Christian life according to 2 Timothy 3:16-17?