Heaven - When?


#1

I’m wondering… does the ressurection of the soul take place immediately after you die or when Jesus comes and judges on Judgement day (second coming)?


#2

Catechism of the Catholic Church – Read paragraphs 988-1022. That should help you understand.

vatican.va/archive/ENG0015/__P2G.HTM

I think 1022 poiniently answers your question, though.

1022 Each man receives his eternal retribution in his immortal soul at the very moment of his death, in a particular judgment that refers his life to Christ: either entrance into the blessedness of heaven-through a purification592 or immediately,593-or immediate and everlasting damnation.594

At the evening of life, we shall be judged on our love.595


#3

Thank you! :smiley:


#4

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