Through this book the author offers the definitive scriptural explanation of this distinctively Catholic doctrine. Building on the teachings of Christ and St. Paul, he shows how the existence of a place of temporal punishment after death is not only a logical extension of what we know about the reality of sin and God’s justice, but is also a supreme expression of God’s love and mercy.
Biblical Basis for Purgatory
A Treatise on Interior Peace
The teaching of this book is consistent with that of all other earlier Christian spiritual authors from the great ascetics an mystics of the desert of the 4th century through the middle ages down to our present time.....this classic is grounded in the wisdom and prudence of St Francis de Sales, yet I still solidly relevant to all modern Christians who seriously wish to attain that inner peace which comes from our union with the indwelling Trinity.
Baltimore Catechism Four
An explanation of the Baltimore Catechism is a reference work and teacher's manual for the original Baltimore Catechisms. It can also be used as an advanced textbook and thus is sometimes referred to as Baltimore Catechism Four.
The Aquinas Catechism
Although St Thomas Aquinas was one of the church's most intellectually powerful theologians, few know that he also wrote a great deal that's well within the reach of ordinary believers. In fact as you will find in these pages, St Thomas had a remarkable ability to communicate the faith including both its most complex and its most simplest elements in plain language.