Catechism of the Catholic Church

Catechism of the Catholic Church #1114

1114 "Adhering to the teaching of the Holy Scriptures, to the apostolic traditions, and to the consensus . . . of the Fathers," we...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #1931-1933

1931 Respect for the human...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #2852

2852 "A murderer from the beginning, . . . a liar and the father of lies," Satan is "the deceiver of the whole world."...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #332

332 Angels have been present since creation and throughout the history of salvation, announcing this salvation from afar or near and serving the accomplishment...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #2293

2293 Basic scientific research, as well as applied research, is a significant expression of man's dominion over creation. Science and technology are precious resources...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #958

958 Communion with the dead. "In full consciousness of this communion of the whole Mystical Body of Jesus Christ, the Church in its pilgrim...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #2521

2521 Purity requires modesty, an integral part of temperance. Modesty protects the intimate center of the person. It means refusing to unveil what should...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #1478

1478 An indulgence is obtained through the Church who, by virtue of the power of binding and loosing granted her by Christ Jesus, intervenes...
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Catechism of the Catholic Church #2041

2041 The precepts of the Church are set in the context of a moral life bound to and nourished by liturgical life. the obligatory...

Catechism of the Catholic Church #1030-1032

1030 All who die in God's grace and friendship, but still imperfectly purified, are indeed assured of their eternal salvation; but after death they undergo purification, so as to achieve the holiness necessary to enter the joy of heaven. 1031 The Church gives the name Purgatory to this final purification of the elect, which is entirely different from the punishment of the damned. The Church formulated her doctrine of faith on Purgatory especially at the Councils of Florence and Trent. the tradition of the Church, by reference to certain texts of Scripture, speaks of a cleansing fire:

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