What does sign mean in the definition of sacrament?


#1

How do we understand the word sign in the definition of sacrament?

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#2

Usually the “Outward Sign” is the action or thing that can be perceived by the senses.


#3

Bro Rich:

Does the sign give the grace?


#4

The sign itself does not give grace, the Sacrament does, the sign is a necessary part of the Sacrament.


#5

Bro Rich

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To what does the sign point?

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#6

Toward the spiritual effect of the Sacrament.


#7

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