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reason
    Part,  Sect., Chapter, Paragraph
1 Prol, 0, 1, 1| own blessed life. For this reason, at every time and in every 2 1, 1, 1, 35| faith is not opposed to reason.~ 3 1, 1, 1, 36| the natural light of human reason."11 Without this capacity, 4 1, 1, 1, 37| know God by the light of reason alone:~Though human reason 5 1, 1, 1, 37| reason alone:~Though human reason is, strictly speaking, truly 6 1, 1, 1, 37| obstacles which prevent reason from the effective and fruitful 7 1, 1, 1, 38| beyond the grasp of human reason, so that even in the present 8 1, 1, 1, 39| defending the ability of human reason to know God, the Church 9 1, 1, 1, 47| the natural light of human reason (cf. Vatican Council I, 10 1, 1, 1, 49| vanishes (GS 36). This is the reason why believers know that 11 1, 1, 2, 50| 50 By natural reason man can know God with certainty, 12 1, 1, 2, 103| 103 For this reason, the Church has always venerated 13 1, 1, 2, 112| Scripture is a unity by reason of the unity of God's plan, 14 1, 1, 3, 154| human freedom nor to human reason. Even in human relations 15 1, 1, 3, 156| the light of our natural reason: we believe "because of 16 1, 1, 3, 156| nevertheless be in accordance with reason, God willed that external 17 1, 1, 3, 157| can seem obscure to human reason and experience, but "the 18 1, 1, 3, 157| which the light of natural reason gives."31 "Ten thousand 19 1, 1, 3, 159| Though faith is above reason, there can never be any 20 1, 1, 3, 159| discrepancy between faith and reason. Since the same God who 21 1, 1, 3, 159| has bestowed the light of reason on the human mind, God cannot 22 1, 2, 1, 218| discover that God had only one reason to reveal himself to them, 23 1, 2, 1, 237| that is inaccessible to reason alone or even to Israel' 24 1, 2, 1, 241| 241 For this reason the apostles confess Jesus 25 1, 2, 1, 248| legitimately and with good reason",78 for the eternal order 26 1, 2, 1, 274| impossible with God. Once our reason has grasped the idea of 27 1, 2, 1, 286| works, by the light of human reason,122 even if this knowledge 28 1, 2, 1, 286| to confirm and enlighten reason in the correct understanding 29 1, 2, 1, 293| for God has no other reason for creating than his love 30 1, 2, 1, 356| this is the fundamental reason for his dignity: ~What made 31 1, 2, 1, 364| to the Creator. For this reason man may not despise his 32 1, 2, 1, 377| contrary to the dictates of reason.~ 33 1, 2, 1, 394| from his Father.273 "The reason the Son of God appeared 34 1, 2, 2, 431| can forgive it.21 For this reason Israel, becoming more and 35 1, 2, 2, 466| his conception. For this reason the Council of Ephesus proclaimed 36 1, 2, 2, 478| a human heart. For this reason, the Sacred Heart of Jesus, 37 1, 2, 2, 480| divine person; for this reason he is the one and only mediator 38 1, 2, 2, 492| more exalted fashion, by reason of the merits of her Son".136 39 1, 2, 2, 518| Christ Jesus.185 For this reason Christ experienced all the 40 1, 2, 2, 562| cf Gal 4:19). "For this reason we, who have been made like 41 1, 2, 2, 607| redemptive passion was the very reason for his Incarnation. and 42 1, 2, 2, 630| other by death. For this reason the dead Christ's body " 43 1, 2, 2, 645| divine realm.509 For this reason too the risen Jesus enjoys 44 1, 2, 2, 651| most inaccessible to human reason, find their justification 45 1, 2, 3, 685| and glorified."6 For this reason, the divine mystery of the 46 1, 2, 3, 690| anointing with oil neither reason nor sensation recognizes 47 1, 2, 3, 702| manifestation. So, for this reason, when the Church reads the 48 1, 2, 3, 756| Fathers and, not without reason, is compared in the liturgy 49 1, 2, 3, 763| Its accomplishment was the reason for his being sent.160 " 50 1, 2, 3, 793| formed" in them.227 "For this reason we . . . are taken up into 51 1, 2, 3, 812| also speak clearly to human reason. As the First Vatican Council 52 1, 2, 3, 818| Christians, and with good reason are accepted as brothers 53 1, 2, 3, 834| For with this church, by reason of its pre-eminence, the 54 1, 2, 3, 871| people of God; for this reason, since they have become 55 1, 2, 3, 877| divine persons.396 For this reason every bishop exercises his 56 1, 2, 3, 882| For the Roman Pontiff, by reason of his office as Vicar of 57 1, 2, 3, 898| 898 "By reason of their special vocation 58 1, 2, 3, 968| life to souls. For this reason she is a mother to us in 59 2, 0, 0, 1067| whole Church."'3~For this reason, the Church celebrates in 60 2, 1, 1, 1095| 1095 For this reason the Church, especially during 61 2, 1, 1, 1108| in the Church. For this reason the Church is the great 62 2, 1, 1, 1125| 1125 For this reason no sacramental rite may 63 2, 1, 2, 1140| participation in them."7 For this reason, "rites which are meant 64 2, 1, 2, 1141| right and an obligation by reason of their Baptism.11~ 65 2, 1, 2, 1156| any other art. the main reason for this pre-eminence is 66 2, 1, 2, 1186| their eyes."65 Also for this reason, the Church is the house 67 2, 1, 2, 1202| traditions have arisen by very reason of the Church's mission. 68 2, 2, 1, 1244| have attained the age of reason, expresses the orientation 69 2, 2, 1, 1254| after Baptism. For this reason the Church celebrates each 70 2, 2, 1, 1256| formula. the Church finds the reason for this possibility in 71 2, 2, 1, 1271| Christians, and with good reason are accepted as brothers 72 2, 2, 1, 1288| grace of Baptism. For this reason in the Letter to the Hebrews 73 2, 2, 1, 1289| East and West. For this reason the Eastern Churches call 74 2, 2, 1, 1313| separated from Baptism for this reason. Bishops are the successors 75 2, 2, 1, 1317| Christian's soul; for this reason one can receive this sacrament 76 2, 2, 1, 1318| administered when the age of reason has been reached, and its 77 2, 2, 1, 1319| has attained the age of reason must profess the faith, 78 2, 2, 1, 1379| species. It is for this reason that the tabernacle should 79 2, 2, 1, 1381| divine authority.' For this reason, in a commentary on Luke 80 2, 2, 1, 1393| forgiveness of sins." For this reason the Eucharist cannot unite 81 2, 2, 1, 1400| Orders."236 It is for this reason that Eucharistic intercommunion 82 2, 2, 2, 1440| with the Church. For this reason conversion entails both 83 2, 2, 2, 1457| absolution, unless he has a grave reason for receiving Communion 84 2, 2, 3, 1547| leads his Church. For this reason it is transmitted by its 85 2, 2, 3, 1548| represents. Now the minister, by reason of the sacerdotal consecration 86 2, 2, 3, 1554| and serve them. For this reason the term sacerdos in current 87 2, 2, 3, 1564| associated with them by reason of their sacerdotal dignity; 88 2, 2, 3, 1577| the Lord himself. For this reason the ordination of women 89 2, 2, 3, 1583| ordained can, for a just reason, be discharged from the 90 2, 2, 3, 1610| of heart" which was the reason Moses permitted men to divorce 91 2, 2, 3, 1616| adding at once: "'For this reason a man shall leave his father 92 2, 2, 3, 1629| 1629 For this reason (or for other reasons that 93 2, 2, 3, 1631| 1631 This is the reason why the Church normally 94 2, 2, 3, 1641| 1641 "By reason of their state in life and 95 2, 2, 3, 1647| 1647 The deepest reason is found in the fidelity 96 2, 2, 3, 1650| situation persists. For the same reason, they cannot exercise certain 97 2, 2, 3, 1656| radiant faith. For this reason the Second Vatican Council, 98 2, 2, 3, 1666| proclamation of the faith. For this reason the family home is rightly 99 3, 1, 1, 1704| the divine Spirit. By his reason, he is capable of understanding 100 3, 1, 1, 1706| 1706 By his reason, man recognizes the voice 101 3, 1, 1, 1731| is the power, rooted in reason and will, to act or not 102 3, 1, 1, 1751| of the will, insofar as reason recognizes and judges it 103 3, 1, 1, 1756| always gravely illicit by reason of their object; such as 104 3, 1, 1, 1758| of willing accordingly as reason recognizes and judges it 105 3, 1, 1, 1767| they effectively engage reason and will. Passions are said 106 3, 1, 1, 1767| passions be governed by reason.45~ 107 3, 1, 1, 1773| But insofar as they engage reason and will, there is moral 108 3, 1, 1, 1778| Conscience is a judgment of reason whereby the human person 109 3, 1, 1, 1780| good, stated in the law of reason, is recognized practically 110 3, 1, 1, 1783| its judgments according to reason, in conformity with the 111 3, 1, 1, 1786| judgment in accordance with reason and the divine law or, on 112 3, 1, 1, 1796| Conscience is a judgment of reason by which the human person 113 3, 1, 1, 1798| its judgments according to reason, in conformity with the 114 3, 1, 1, 1799| judgment in accordance with reason and the divine law or, on 115 3, 1, 1, 1804| our conduct according to reason and faith. They make possible 116 3, 1, 1, 1806| that disposes practical reason to discern our true good 117 3, 1, 1, 1806| prayers."66 Prudence is "right reason in action," writes St. Thomas 118 3, 1, 1, 1814| self to God."78 For this reason the believer seeks to know 119 3, 1, 1, 1834| conduct in accordance with reason and faith. They can be grouped 120 3, 1, 1, 1835| Prudence disposes the practical reason to discern, in every circumstance, 121 3, 1, 1, 1849| Sin is an offense against reason, truth, and right conscience; 122 3, 1, 1, 1872| Sin is an act contrary to reason. It wounds man's nature 123 3, 1, 2, 1902| that it accords with right reason, and thus derives from the 124 3, 1, 2, 1902| it falls short of right reason it is said to be an unjust 125 3, 1, 3, 1951| declared and established by reason as a participation in the 126 3, 1, 3, 1951| all. "Such an ordinance of reason is what one calls law."2~ 127 3, 1, 3, 1951| as an animal endowed with reason, capable of understanding 128 3, 1, 3, 1951| by using his freedom and reason, in obedience to the One 129 3, 1, 3, 1954| enables man to discern by reason the good and the evil, the 130 3, 1, 3, 1954| man, because it is human reason ordaining him to do good 131 3, 1, 3, 1954| But this command of human reason would not have the force 132 3, 1, 3, 1954| interpreter of a higher reason to which our spirit and 133 3, 1, 3, 1955| irrational beings, but because reason which decrees it properly 134 3, 1, 3, 1956| each man and established by reason, is universal in its precepts 135 3, 1, 3, 1956| there is a true law: right reason. It is in conformity with 136 3, 1, 3, 1961| naturally accessible to reason. These are stated and authenticated 137 3, 1, 3, 1976| Law is an ordinance of reason for the common good, promulgated 138 3, 1, 3, 1981| naturally accessible to reason. God has revealed them because 139 3, 1, 3, 1988| divine nature.... For this reason, those in whom the Spirit 140 3, 1, 3, 2037| grace, heal wounded human reason.79 They have the duty of 141 3, 1, 3, 2039| Personal conscience and reason should not be set in opposition 142 3, 1, 3, 2050| within the natural law and reason.~ 143 3, 2, 0, 2068| them to me."19 For this reason these two tables are called " 144 3, 2, 0, 2081| although accessible to reason alone, have been revealed. 145 3, 2, 0, 2081| sin because the light of reason was obscured and the will 146 3, 2, 0, 2089| revelation and by human reason.~ 147 3, 2, 1, 2102| which must be fulfilled by reason of the virtue of religion,"21 148 3, 2, 1, 2106| temporal order. For this reason it "continues to exist even 149 3, 2, 1, 2143| name is holy." For this reason man must not abuse it. He 150 3, 2, 1, 2181| Christian practice. For this reason the faithful are obliged 151 3, 2, 1, 2181| unless excused for a serious reason (for example, illness, the 152 3, 2, 2, 2204| communion, and for this reason it can and should be called 153 3, 2, 2, 2228| in the right use of their reason and freedom.~ 154 3, 2, 2, 2268| especially grave crimes by reason of the natural bonds which 155 3, 2, 2, 2269| mortal danger without grave reason, as well as refusing assistance 156 3, 2, 2, 2285| a particular gravity by reason of the authority of those 157 3, 2, 2, 2312| 2312 The Church and human reason both assert the permanent 158 3, 2, 2, 2328| 2328 The Church and human reason assert the permanent validity 159 3, 2, 2, 2341| appetites of the senses with reason.~ 160 3, 2, 2, 2352| sexual faculty, for whatever reason, outside of marriage is 161 3, 2, 2, 2382| any human power or for any reason other than death."175~ 162 3, 2, 2, 2408| if refusal is contrary to reason and the universal destination 163 3, 2, 2, 2414| enterprises that for any reason - selfish or ideological, 164 3, 2, 2, 2474| faithfulness and truth. For this reason and for everything, I praise 165 3, 2, 2, 2477| without objectively valid reason, discloses another's faults 166 3, 2, 2, 2490| other manner or for any reason."283~ 167 3, 2, 2, 2491| grave and proportionate reason.~ 168 3, 2, 2, 2503| 2503 For this reason bishops, personally or through 169 3, 2, 2, 2515| the operation of the human reason. the apostle St. Paul identifies 170 3, 2, 2, 2516| the Holy Spirit. For this reason the Apostle writes: "If 171 3, 2, 2, 2535| they exceed the limits of reason and drive us to covet unjustly 172 4, 1, 0, 2563| beyond the grasp of our reason and of others; ~only the 173 4, 1, 3, 2727| which can be verified by reason and science; yet prayer 174 4, 2, 0, 2791| 2791 For this reason, in spite of the divisions 175 4, 2, 0, 2811| the nations.74 For this reason the just ones of the old 176 4, 2, 0, 2824| yours be done."101 For this reason Jesus "gave himself for 177 4, 2, 0, 2825| suffered."104 How much more reason have we sinful creatures 178 4, 2, 0, 2835| of the LORD."124 For this reason the specifically Christian 179 4, 2, 0, 2837| kingdom to come. For this reason it is fitting for the Eucharistic


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