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Precepts of the Catholic Church


The Precepts

  • The First Precept - You shall attend Mass on Sundays and on holy days of obligation and rest from servile labor.
  • The Second Precept - You shall confess your sins at least once a year.
  • The Third Precept - You shall receive the sacrament of the Eucharist at least during the Easter season.
  • The Fourth Precept - You shall observe the days of fasting and abstinence established by the Church.
  • The Fifth Precept - You shall help to provide for the needs of the Church.