Monthly Archives: March 2013

Ressurreição

FELIZ PÁSCOA A ressurreição de Cristo é fundamental ao Cristianismo (1 Coríntios 15:1-4, 12-14; Romanos 10:9), e está devidamente documentada na Bíblia pelos quatro evangelhos e por testemunhas oculares. Os evangelhos revelam o intrínseco significado da ressurreição de Cristo pelos … Continue reading

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Resurrection

  HAPPY EASTER! Christ’s resurrection is fundamental to Christianity (1 Corinthians 15:1-4, 12-14; Romans 10:9), and is amply substantiated in the Bible by the four Gospels and by eyewitnesses. The gospels reveal the intrinsic significance of the resurrection for the … Continue reading

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Penitência

  No sacramento da Penitência, Confissão ou Reconciliação, um presbítero, como agente de Deus, absolve os pecados cometidos depois do Batismo, quando um penitente lamenta profundamente ter pecado, confessa as suas faltas com sinceridade e está disposto a penitenciar-se. Católicos … Continue reading

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Penance

  In the sacrament of Penance, Confession or Reconciliation, the priest, as the agent of God, absolves sins committed after Baptism, when a sinner is heartily sorry for them, sincerely confesses them, and is willing to make satisfaction for them. … Continue reading

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The Holy Spirit and the Conclave

“Come, Holy Spirit,” cardinals pray in the Sistine Chapel for the Counselor’s guidance to elect a new pope. The Holy Spirit did neither prompt the election of Benedict IX (1032–1048), a thoroughly corrupt pope, nor the election of Alexander VI … Continue reading

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Confirmação

  “Quando os Apóstolos, que estavam em Jerusalém, tiveram conhecimento de que Samaria recebera a Palavra de Deus, enviaram para lá Pedro e João. Estes rezaram pelos samaritanos para que recebessem o Espírito Santo que, na verdade, não descera ainda … Continue reading

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Confirmation

  “Now when the apostles at Jerusalem heard that Samaria had received the word of God, they sent to them Peter and John, who came down and prayed for them, that they might receive the Holy Spirit; for it had … Continue reading

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