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Unformatted text preview: o Permanent destination for infants who died before baptism o No aggressive punishment o Protestants reject this completely Purgatory: • Temporary punishment • Saved souls can be made ready for heaven (venial sins like lust) • In 1254 Catholic Church came to embrace idea of Purgatory o Another useful answer for what happens to dead after death but before judgment • Protestants disagree, follow doctrine of “all or nothing”...
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- Fall '10
- Christianity, Christian terms, Christian eschatology, punishment Saved souls