Blog Archives

Man’s Chief End

I like this summary of things: The source of all man’s life is to be found in God. Through His strength and all-pervading power He maintains man’s growth and development and, as his ultimate goal, He constitutes that happiness which

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Charity, Deus Caritas Est

Faith is a gift

Faith is a gift of God, a supernatural virtue infused by Him. (CCC 153) Heaven is beyond our reach. It is not a place on this earth so that we can walk, swim, drive, climb, or fly to it. It

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Aquinas - Theology, Faith, Sola Gratia

The Chief End of Man: CCC 1

In its first section the Catechism says this about God and man’s relation to Him: God, infinitely perfect and blessed in himself, in a plan of sheer goodness freely created man to make him share in his own blessed life.

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Catechism

Why we are here

I like what the CCC says about why God made us. God, infinitely perfect and blessed in himself, in a plan of sheer goodness freely created man to make him share in his own blessed life. For this reason, at

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Catechism, Charity, Faith Seeking Understanding, Veritatis Splendor
Categories
Pages
Archives

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 146 other followers