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The Sixth and Ninth Commandments forbid unfaithfulness in marriage. (CCC 2331)
1 Corinthians 6:19-20 “Your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit” -God dwells within you.
We are to treat each person as a beloved child of God: with complete respect for his/her dignity.
The Lord wants us to enjoy good things. We are to listen to, read and watch things that are good
and pure, things that do not make us feel uncomfortable. Would Jesus think this was good for
you to watch this program or read this book? Is it something that has to be whispered about? If
it is, then you should probably stay away from it. Fill your mind with everything that is good.
The Seventh Commandment: You shall not steal. (CCC 2401)
“The thief must no longer steal, but rather labor.”
1 Corinthians 6:10
“Neither …thieves nor robbers will inherit the Kingdom of God.”
“Restoring stolen goods…he shall surely live.
“The works of mercy are charitable actions by which we come to the aid of our neighbor in his
spiritual and bodily necessities. Instructing, advising, consoling, comforting are spiritual works
of mercy as are forgiving and bearing wrongs patiently. The corporal works of mercy consists
especially in feeding the hungry, sheltering the homeless, clothing the naked, visiting the sick and
imprisoned, burying the dead.” Giving alms to the poor is a witness to charity. (CCC 2447).
Ephesians 4:29 The Eighth Commandment: You shall not lie. (CCC 2464)
“Let your ‘Yes’ mean ‘Yes’ and your ‘No’ mean ‘No.’
Paul said, “I speak the truth in Christ, I do not lie.”
“Never let evil talk pass your lips; say only the good things men need to
hear, things that will really help them.” Exodus 20:17 The Ninth Commandment: You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife.
Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God. Mathew 5:8 August 6th, 2009
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We are to be pure in thought, word and deed. “Purity requires modesty. Modesty means refusing
to unveil what should remain hidden. Modesty is necessary due to the effects of original sin. We
can be tempted to use other people. Teaching modesty to children and adolescence means
awakening in them respect for the human person” (CCC 2521-2524).
2 Samuel 12:1-4 The Tenth Commandment: You shall not covet your neighbor’s goods.
The rich man envied the poor man and ended by stealing his lamb. “The
tenth commandment requires that envy be banished from the human
heart” (CCC 2538). Conscience
God created us with an internal guide to help us determine which actions are good and which
actions are bad. This is known as our conscience. The voice of conscience calls us “to love
and to do what is good and avoid what is evil.” Our conscience must be properly formed or
taught. To form our conscience we must look...
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2013 for the course RELIGION Religion taught by Professor Hansel during the Fall '13 term at Pacelli High School, Stevens Point.
- Fall '13