You would never dream so much is known about Purgatory. Not only is the basic teaching of the Church given here, but also countless true stories of apparitions and revelations on Purgatory from the lives of St. Margaret Mary, St. Gertrude, St. Bridget of Sweden, the Cure of Ars, St. Lidwina of Schiedam, etc.
The revelations from the saints about Purgatory was frightning, but I am glad to have purchased this book. I did not realize that the torment was as bad as hell, especially the fire, except that the soul knows one day it will be in heaven. Everytime I open or close the oven it comes to mind! To counter this fright, the book describes what you can do to pay your debt and others in Purgatory in this life. St. Catherine of Genoa said that if purify yourself of your faults in this life, you satisfy with a penny a debt of a thousand ducats ($300,000).
Often over looked subject that needs att
Dan(San Clemente, Ca., May 25, 2012)
I will re-read and refer to this book often. Also, will highly recommend it to others. Have already bought as gift for others. Best Uses: Reference; Describe Yourself: Rarely Read; Pros: Deserves Multiple Readings, Engaging characters, Informative, Well Written
none(San Francisco, CA 94102, April 19, 2010)
[...] Best Uses: Special Needs; Describe Yourself: Casual Reader; Pros: Easy To Read, Informative, Well Written