To judge the state of a person's soul as irrefutably being in Hell because their death was self-inflicted is unacceptable. Instead, we are called to not only join with the Communion of Saints in praying for their repentance and salvation, but to offer ourselves in support of those the individual left behind.
Pope Francis says in "Gaudete et Exsultate" that you (yes, YOU), are called to be a saint. But how? By not being bland, by not relying on yourself, and by remembering the saints.
The purpose and mission of this website is simple: assist in the purpose and mission of the Catholic Church. What, though, is the purpose and mission of the Catholic Church? The seeming simplicity of this question is betrayed by the manifold answers it receives in modern discourse. It remains, however, a simple question to answer. … Continue reading Reconciling All Things