Free will?


What exactly is free will? Is it described clearly in the Church and why is it so many Calvinists think of free will as such a serious sin to believe in?


Here this helped me.

Hi Jerry,

My name is Carson Weber and I assist Dr. Scott Hahn at the St. Paul Center For Biblical Theology here in Steubenville, Ohio.

With regard to the issues pertaining to free will and predestination, I wholly suggest purchasing and reading Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange’s famous work entitled Predestination, which was recently republished by TAN, and it can be accessed through here:

I also suggest these excellent online articles by James Akin:

as well as this article by the Catholic Encyclopedia:

I hope this is of help to you.

God bless,


May God bless and protect us,


Try reading this:

At the top of the page.

God Bless,


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