The Old Testament in the Catechism of the Catholic Church

A Guide prepared by Gerald Darring


    Sacred Scripture -- 101-120
    Sacred Scripture in the life of the Church -- 131-133
    the stages of revelation -- 54-64

    authentic interpretation by the magisterium of the Church -- 85-87

    the Old Testament -- 121-123
    the unity of the Old and New Testaments -- 128-130

    creation -- 282-314
    the Holy Spirit and creation -- 703-704
    the sabbath day -- 2168-2172

    Abraham -- 145-147
    God's love for Israel -- 218-220
    God reveals his name to Moses -- 203-213
    theophanies -- 707

    the Law -- 708
    the Old Law -- 1961-1964
    the Decalogue -- 2056-2074

    the exile -- 710

    the Church, prepared for in the Old Covenant -- 761-762
    prefigurations of baptism in the Old Covenant -- 1217-1222
    illness in the Old Testament -- 1502
    the priesthood of the Old Covenant -- 1539
    prayer in the Old Testament -- 2568-2589
    praying the Scriptures -- 2653-2654