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JESU POLIS (Diocesan Youth Conference)



YOUCAT(58) What does it mean tro say that man was created “in God’s Image”?

Unlike inanimate objects, plants  and animals, man is person endowed with a spirit. This characteristic unites him with God more than with his visible fellow creatures. [355-357,380]

Man is not something but rather someone. Just as we say about God that he is person, so too we say this about man. Man can think beyond his immediate horizon and measure the whole breadth of being; he can even know himself with critical objectivity and work to improve himself; he can perceive others as persons, understand them in their dignity,and love them. Of all the visible creatures, man alone is “able to know and love his creator” (Second Vatican Council, Gaudium et Spes [GS] 12, 3). Man is destined to love with him in friendship.

YOUCAT(57) How Should Man Treat Animals and Other Creatures?

Man should honor the Creator in other creatures and treat them carefully and responsibly. Man, animals, and plants have the same Creator who called them into being out of love. Therefore a love of animals is profoundly human. [344,354]

Although man is not allowed  to use and to eat plants and animals, he nevertheless not allowed to torture animals or to keep them in inhumane conditions. (more…)


By: Youth from the Immaculate Conception Cathedral of Cubao
February 14, 2013

It is very natural for human beings to long for recognition. Man wants to be known. He would always want to be talked about. (more…)

My Prayer

by: Madonna Escolano (Our Lady of Fatima Parish)

Cavaliers of Light
November 3-4, 2012
Calaruega, Batulao, Nasugbo, Batangas
My Most Loving Almighty God, I believe in You;
I adore You adore and worship You.
I trust and hope in You.
I love You!


Lord, Teach Us Your Ways

by: Nick Del Rio ( Resurrection of Our Lord Parish)

Cavaliers of Light
November 3-4, 2012
Calaruega, Batulao, Nasugbo, Batangas

”Lord, teach us to live in Your ways.
That amidst our trying moments, we resort to do not what will benefit us but what will be beneficial for everyone. (more…)

YOUCAT(56) Does Man Have a Special Place in Creation

Yes. Man is the summit of creation, because God created him in His image (Gen 1:27). [342-344,353]

The creation of man is clearly distinguished (more…)

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