Hell

ON HELL (2): THE SUFFERINGS IN HELL. Approximation and Visions.


ON HELL (2): THE SUFFERINGS IN HELL. APPROXIMATION AND VISIONS What is Hell like? How does a soul suffer in Hell? What do the witnesses chosen by God write about Hell after having visited the state reserved to the eternally damned souls? This is a topic unfortunately makes some people UNCOMFORTABLE (I can recall right now the complaint of some parents to some priests for teaching the existence of Hell to their children in Catechism classes!). However, it is a DOGMA OF []

ON HELL (1): HELL EXISTS. To End in this State is Your Choice.


ON HELL (1): HELL EXISTS. TO END IN THIS STATE IS YOUR CHOICE In the previous posts, we have discussed the existence of Purgatory, explained the reason why souls end there, the existence of Heaven and the eternal happiness which God has reserved for those who lovingly lived their lives for Him on earth and die with a purified soul. We cannot, however, end our meditation on the last things for this month of November without discussing the existence of hell. Hell is []

ON DEATH. The Falling Leaf


ON DEATH THE FALLING LEAF “Have you seen the dead leaves fall in the sad autumn twilight? Thus souls fall each day into eternity. One day, the falling leaf will be you.” (St. Josemaría, The Way, n. 736) Death is an unquestionable and indiscriminate reality. Yes, one day, it will be our turn: that falling leaf will be you and me. “Death puts an end to human life as the time open to either accepting or rejecting the divine grace manifested in []