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Genesis 2, God only needs his word to create Creatio ex Nihilo

"Then God said, 'Let there be light'; and there was light"


Genesis 2, imago dei

"So God created humankind in his image"


Genesis 2, omni-benevolent

"God saw everything he had made, and indeed, it was very good"


Genesis 2, God did not want man to live alone so he created woman

"This at last is bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh"


Youcat 15, origins and structure of the bible

"The bible is not meant to convey precise historical information or scientific findings to us"


Dei Verbum 9, Inspiration and the Bible as the word of God

"Sacred scripture is the Word of God... while sacred tradition takes the word of God... and hands it on to their successors in full purity"


Interpreting the Creation stories, Pope Francis 27th October 2014

"The Big Bang.. does not contradict the divine act of creating, but rather requires it"


Natural Law

"If people are to do good and avoid evil, certainty about what is good and evil must be inscribed within them"


Caring for the environment Laudato Si 159

"the world is a gist which we have freely received and must share with others"


the meaning of Stewardship, Laudato Si 14

"Everyone's talents and involvement are needed to redress the damage caused by human abuse of God's creation"


the annunciation, Jesus as God's incarnate Luke 1:26-38

"Son of the Most High... will reign over the house of Jacob forever" "Let it be with me according to your word"


Matthew 1:18-24

"for the child conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. She will bear a son, and you are to name him Jesus, for he will save his people from their sins"


John 1:1-4, 14, Jesus, the Word of God

"The Word became flesh and lived among us"


Jesus as both fully human and fully God

"Are you the Messiah, the Son of the Blessed one?' Jesus said 'I am"


Attitudes towards art Sacrosanctium Concilium 122

"they are directed the more exclusively to the single aim of turning men's minds devoutly toward God"


Importance of the Eucharist

"source and summit of the Christian life"


Pentecost Mark 16:16

"Whoever believes and is baptised will be saved"


St Augustine on singing

"He who sings prays twice"


The Doctrine of the Trinity Paragraph 253

"The Trinity is One. We do not confess three Gods, but one God in three persons"


The love of the Trinity, De Trinitate

"If you see love, you see the Trinity"


Matthew 16:18

"And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock, I will build my Church"


Matthew 28:20 importance of sacraments

"i am with you always until the end of the age"


Mathew 25:40

"Truly I tell you, just as you did it to the least of my brothers and sisters, you did it to me"


Gaudium et Spes 57

"Christians on pilgrimage toward the heavenly city, should seek and think of these things which are above"


Inter Mirifica 14 of films

"The production and showing of films that have value... ought to be encouraged and assured by every effective means"


Mary and the Magnificat

"He has brought down the powerful from their thrones and lifted up the lowly"


Pope John 23rd

"I want to throw open the windows of the church so that we can see out and the people can see in"


CST Mark 12:31

"Love your neighbour as yourself" 'preferential option for the poor'


Corinthians 15:42-44

"So it is with the resurrection of the dead. What is sown is perishable, and what is raised is imperishable"


Julian of Norwich on Cosmic Reconciliation

"All shall be well and all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well"


John 11:25

"I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will never die"


The Bible on supporting cosmic reconciliation Isaiah 65 Revelation 21

"A new Heaven and a new Earth"