What does the Church teach about suicide?


#1

Did the Catholic Church EVER teach that committing suicide you would go to hell?
and if so, when was this teaching change?


#2

The following link links should assist you in better understanding the Catholic Church’s teaching on the salvation of those who commit suicide. If you have any further questions or concerns that are not answered by these links, please contact Catholic Answers directly.
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