What is accidental glory?


#1

Been trying to get info on this topic. Anyone know of a link, with good explaination? Or, can you give an accurate definition?


#2

Susan Tassone describes it like this on her website:

  1. Are my prayers wasted if the soul is already in heaven? No prayer is ever wasted with God. If the soul is already in heaven it receives an increase in their intimacy of God’s love, and an increase in their own intercessory power. St. Thomas Aquinas calls this “accidental glory.” God is never outdone in generosity.

Does anyone else have an explanation?


#3

Here it is in a video from EWTN...
youtube.com/watch?v=xcqQWLzAUyQ&feature=em-share_video_user
start at 38:35
Mary of Agreda should be MANDATORY READING!


#4

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