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validity of moral law during war,

2312

natural law, 1954‑60

acts contrary to, 2235, 2242

application of the moral law in

different cultures, 1957

Decalogue and, 2070‑71, 2079

divorce and, 2384

as the foundation and basis of the

other laws, 1959

immutability of, 1958

Magisterium of the Church and,

2036

political regimes and, 1901

revealed law and, 1960

significance of, 1954‑55

universality of, 1956

New Law of the Gospel, 1965‑71

definition of, 1965‑66

as an expression of the divine law,

natural and revealed, 1965

as fulfillment of the Old Law,

1967‑68

and the Holy Spirit, 1966

Jesus as the norm of, 459

as a law of love, grace, and

freedom, 1972

See also

Covenant, New

Lawlessness

mystery of, 385

Laying on of hands

in Confirmation, 1288

in Holy Orders, 1538, 1556, 1558, 1573

Jesus heals by, 699, 1504

as a sign of the Covenant, 1150

significance of, 699

Leader(s)

bishops and pastors as, 939, 1140, 1575,

2033, 2594

Christ leads, 551, 1547

conscience and prudence as, 1778, 1806

Magisterium of the Church that leads,

93

spiritual direction, 2690

state as leader for economic activity,

2431

Supreme Pontiff as, 816, 895, 899

Lectern

, 1184

Lectio divina

liturgy and, 1177

meditation and, 2708

Lectionary

, 1154

Lent

, 540, 1095, 1438

Liberation

economic and social, 2124

of Israel, 1363, 2170

prayer for liberation from evil, 2750,

2850‑54

and salvation, 1741

from sin, 1741, 1964

wrought by Baptism, 1221, 1237

Life

changing life by conversion, 1431

of Christ (

see

Christ)

Christ as the link between death and,

625

of the Church (

see

Church)

compared to death, 1007, 1012

death as the end of earthly, 1013

dignity of the life of the human body,

364

of God (

see

God)

God alone is the Lord of, 2258

“I am the resurrection and the life,” 994

illness and suffering affect human,

1500

Jesus, the “author of life,” 635

laying down one’s soul for one’s

friends, 609

man’s life in the earthly paradise, 376

man’s life as a struggle against evil,

386, 409, 1707

ministry of life as the fundamental

duty of marriage and the family,

1653

sacred nature of human, 2258, 2319

water as the source of life and

fruitfulness, 1218

Word of God and His breath at the

origin of all, 703

Christian life

angels as a help to, 336

catechumenate as formation in life,

1248

and communion with the divine

persons, 259