Two Commandments

On these two commandments dependeth the whole law and the prophets. “Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with thy whole heart, and with thy whole soul, and with thy whole mind. This is the greatest and the first commandment.”  St. Matthew 22:37-38 “And the second is like to this: Thou shalt love thy neighbour…

He descended into Hell

Reasons for Christ’s descent into Hell according to St. Thomas Aquinas. That He might bear the whole punishment of sin. That He might bring perfect succour to all His friends. That He might completely overcome the Devil. To deliver the saints who were in Hell * *Limbo, the abode of the unbaptized, but innocent or…

Job

You visit him at dawn and immediately test him. {Job 7:18} “God is said to test a man not so that he may learn what kind of man he is, but to inform others what sort of man he is, and also so that he may know himself. These words of Job are not to…