For the Catholic Purgatory is a period of purification after death.
Leather Elisabeth Zipper Furla Blue Green Peacock Hobo Bag Leather Peacock Green Furla Bag Blue Zipper Hobo Elisabeth When we die, our souls are judged immediately by Christ in what’s called the “Particular Judgment”:
Green Bag Leather Furla Hobo Elisabeth Zipper Peacock Blue Each man receives his eternal retribution in his immortal soul at the very moment of his death, in a particular judgment that refers his life to Christ: either entrance into the blessedness of heaven through a purification or immediately, or immediate and everlasting damnation. (_Catechism_, 1022)
Purgatory is this period of purification before heaven.
Elisabeth Furla Green Bag Hobo Blue Leather Zipper Peacock It’s not always well understood by today’s Catholics but Purgatory is still very much a part of Catholic doctrine.
Blue Furla Leather Bag Elisabeth Green Zipper Peacock Hobo Don’t think that Purgatory is anything like a “second chance” for those who have not won the reward of heaven!
During our human life, we either accept or reject God’s offer of divine grace. Once we die, our choice is definitive. We cannot change our mind after death. (Catechism, 1021)
Zipper Hobo Leather Bag Green Furla Peacock Elisabeth Blue Heaven and hell are real. They’re part of a viewpoint that’s fully Catholic and Purgatory is simply a transitional state for those who have merited heaven but still have aspects of their souls that are not yet fully purified. Purgatory is where that purification happens after death.
The souls in Purgatory are assured of salvation. They’ve died in God’s grace and friendship, and will end up in heaven. But they’re not yet in a full state of holiness — the holiness that’s necessary to behold God “face to face” in heaven. (Catechism, 1030)
The Catholic Church is often accused of inventing the concept of Purgatory out of thin air. Not so!
You don’t hear about it from many who aren’t Catholic but Purgatory does have deep roots in Sacred Scripture as well as PON Handbag SECRET PON Pastel pink AqxZX — the full, living faith of the Apostles as received from Christ.
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The early Christians continued this practice: “From the beginning the Church has honored the memory of the dead and offered prayers in suffrage for them, above all the Eucharistic sacrifice, so that, thus purified, they may attain the beatific vision of God.” (Zipper Hobo Peacock Elisabeth Furla Leather Bag Blue Green Catechism, 1032)IMEMOI Handbag Handbag Sand IMEMOI IMEMOI Sand Handbag 5qR6wtU
Inscriptions on the walls and tombs of the Catacombs testify to the belief of many early Catholics in Purgatory.
The words of the Apostles in the New Testament also clearly tell us about being “tested by fire” (1 Pet 1:7). St. Paul warns us that if someone builds on the true foundation of Christ but doesn’t take care to build well, “the person will be saved, but only as through fire” (1 Cor 3:15).
Finally, the Elisabeth Zipper Green Furla Peacock Hobo Leather Bag Blue Catechism quotes St. Gregory the Great:
Green Hobo Furla Bag Blue Zipper Peacock Elisabeth Leather As for certain lesser faults, we must believe that, before the Final Judgment, there is a purifying fire. He who is truth says that whoever utters blasphemy against the Holy Spirit will be pardoned neither in this age nor in the age to come. From this sentence we understand that certain offenses can be forgiven in this age, but certain others in the age to come. (_Catechism_, 1031)
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Purgatory reveals the depth of God’s mercy: even those who are not yet perfect can attain the fullness of heaven.
For Catholics Purgatory helps us hope in perfection even when we can’t completely achieve it in this life.
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Zipper Elisabeth hobo/xbody style bag by Furla(TM).
This bag is made of beautiful buttery soft lamb leather
Dimensions: 12" wide across bottom x 11" tall x 4" deep. (Comes with detachable crossbody unadjustable 46" strap)
Dual handle 6" drop.
Open top meant for folded top closure
Pale gold tone metalware
One removable interior pouch
Beautiful gold interior. This bag is unlined
Flat leather handles are very comfortable on shoulder
It's in beautiful peacock greenish blue color with black handles and strap.
This is NOT a structured bag.
Comes complete with it's dustbag and tag
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