Does purgatory exist? If so, where, and why? What does the Bible say? What does the Church teach? What sense can be made of indulgences? This engaging survey of Scripture, the Church Fathers, Christian history, distinguished writers, and the Catechism, provides answers to these and many other questions. In this examination of the calling and dignity of each person, as well as the context and purpose of our lives here on earth, personal accountability and divine mercy harmoniously combine to make sound common sense.
Fr. Donncha Ó hAodha is a priest of the Opus Dei Prelature living and working in Dublin. He is currently chaplain to Rockbrook Park School, a boys' secondary school.