Is purgatory real? Some have tried to strip out the Bible book that mentioned purgatory, but a direct reference by Jesus no one touched. Jesus said some sins would not be remitted here on earth or in the next life. Clearly he was referring to purgatory. I found this by reading about St. Bernard. So almost 1000 years ago he agreed that Jesus was talking about purgatory.

Brother John


…i have said this before… when all is said and done, if i am able to slide in under the radar behind the door with the large red “P” on it, i will be satisfied…




I believe you might want to read Curtis Martin’s piece in “Catholic for a Reason” gives a good base for purgatory with Biblical references and quote from Saint’s Augustine, Caesarius of Arles and Gregory the Great.


Purgatory :That tract will give you a good explanation of it.

This link may also help somewhat.

Pax tecum,


A friend of mine once described Purgatory as God’s “Detailing shop”. :smiley:


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