Zasadnicze myśli encykliki Jana Pawła II Ecclesia de Eucharistia w Per-sonal testimony of belief and love to Eucharist was given by John Paul II in his. The Papal Encyclicals ” published by Pierian Press. For several years, St. Michael’s Depot included these documents. See John Paul II, Encykliki Ojca Świętego Jana Pawła II (Kraków: Znak, ), – He spoke about this many times, for example on the occasion of.

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Indeed, the Lord Jesus said: If we make bold to describe man’s situation in the modern world as far removed from the objective demands of the moral order, from the exigencies of justice, and still more from social love, we do so because this is confirmed by the well-known facts and comparisons that have already on various occasions found an echo in the pages of statements by the Popes, the Council and the Synod Precisely for this reason, the Church’s consciousness must go with universal openness, in order that all may be able to find in her “the unsearchable riches of Christ” 10 spoken of by the Apostle of the Gentiles.

This life, which the Father has promised and offered to each man in Jesus Christ, his eternal and only Son, who, “when the time had fully come”became incarnate and was born of the Virgin Mary, is the final fulfilment of man’s vocation. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Christ himself made this principle a living part of the apostolic College of the Twelve with Peter at their head, and he is continuously renewing it in the College of the Bishops, which is growing more and more over all the earth, remaining united with and under the guidance of the Successor of Saint Peter.

If we may use the expression, this is the human dimension of the mystery of the Redemption. At the same time man’s deepest sphere is involved-we mean the sphere of human hearts, consciences and events.

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In reality, the name for that deep amazement at man’s worth and dignity is the Gospel, that is to say: These are the essential questions that the Church is bound to ask herself, since they are being asked with greater or less explicitness by the thousands of millions of people now living in the world.

The Church does not cease to listen to his words. On the roles ecnykliki philosophy and speculative theology as manifested by Augustine:.

This question must be put by Christians, precisely because Jesus Christ has made them so universally sensitive about the problem of man. Reason without faith, he argues, leads to nihilism and relativism. In Jesus Christ, who was crucified and laid in the tomb and then rose again, “our hope of resurrection dawned The same line was followed encykluki the work of the last ordinary session of the Synod of the Bishops, held about a year before the death of Pope Paul VI and dedicated, as is known, to catechesis.


In this creative restlessness beats and pulsates what is most deeply human-the search for truth, the insatiable need for the good, hunger for freedom, nostalgia for the beautiful, and the voice of conscience. If, in the light of this attitude of Christ’s, “being a king” is truly possible only by “being a servant” then “being a servant” also demands so much spiritual maturity that it must really be de- scribed as encykloki a king”.

The Church performs this ministry by sharing in the “triple office” belonging to her Master and Redeemer. They fit in with the dialectical nature of human knowledge and even more with the fundamental need for solicitude by man for man, for his humanity, and for the future of people on earth. These rights are rightly reckoned to include the right to religious freedom together with the right to freedom of conscience. Indeed, well founded fears arise that very often we are still far from this actualization and that at times the spirit of social and public life is painfully opposed to the declared “letter” of human rights.

Today also, even after two thousand years, we see Christ as the one who brings man freedom based on truth, frees man from what curtails, diminishes and as it were breaks off this freedom at its root, in man’s soul, his heart and his conscience. Indeed, in the Church as the community of the People of God under the guidance of the Holy Spirit’s working, each member has “his own special gift”, as Saint Paul teaches It is possible to undertake this duty.

The subject of cognition are those dogmatic contents in-cluded in encyclical which seem to be essential in catechesis focused on formation of young people eucharistic attitudes and awareness.

For this reason the Church in our time attaches great importance to all that is stated by the Endykliki Vatican Council in its Declaration on Religious Freedom, both the first and the second part of the document Faith without reason, he argues, leads to superstition.

Ency,liki who, in keeping with the openness of his spirit within and also with the many diverse needs of his body and his existence in time, writes this personal history of his through numerous bonds, contacts, situations, and social structures linking him with other men, beginning to do so from the first moment of his existence on earth, from the moment of his hpii and birth.

Receive the Holy Spirit” In spite of appearances, these words express the highest affirmation of man-the affirmation of the body given life by the Spirit.


In pjii today to this document that gave the programme of Paul VI’s pontificate, I keep thanking God that this great Predecessor of mine, who was also truly my father, knew how to display ad extra, externally, the true countenance of the Church, in spite of the various internal weaknesses hpii affected her in the postconciliar period.

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Does it make it more “worthy of man”? Does he ever cease to be the continuous spokesman and advocate for the person who lives “in spirit and truth” 84? It is or can be directed against him. This seems to make up the main chapter of the drama of present-day human existence in its broadest and universal dimension.

The parrhesia of faith must be matched by the boldness of reason.

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It is enough to recall certain phenomena, such as the threat of pollution of the natural environment in areas of rapid industrialization, or the armed conflicts continually breaking out over and over again, or the prospectives of self-destruction through the use of atomic, hydrogen, neutron and similar weapons, or the lack of respect for the life of the unborn.

But these categories are not enough. Man as “willed” by God, as “chosen” by him from eternity and called, destined for grace and glory-this is “each” man, “the most concrete” man, “the most real”; this is man in all the fullness of the mystery in which he has become a sharer in Jpki Christ, the mystery in which each one of the four thousand million human beings living on our planet has become a sharer from the moment he is jipi beneath the heart of his mother. We must all share in this mission and concentrate all our forces on it, since it is more necessary than ever for modern mankind.

This necessarily imposes the duty to submit these programmes to continual revision from the point of view of the objective and inviolable rights of man. I was constantly amazed at his profound wisdom and his courage and also by his constancy and patience in the difficult postconciliar period of his pontificate.

Otherwise, the category of “economic progress” becomes in isolation a superior category subordinating the whole of human existence to its partial demands, suffocating man, breaking up society, and ending by entangling itself in its own tensions and excesses.