What the Angelic Doctor Taught on the Nature & Purpose of Purgatory

Those who revoke Purgatory speak against the justice of God. — St. Thomas Aquinas, ST, Supplement, Appendix 2, 1 Does torment exist? Some who repudiate the existence of purgatory cite Revelation 14:13: “Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord henceforth.’ Blessed definitely, ’ says the Spirit,’ that they may rest from their strives, […]