In the Summa Theologica Thomas Aquinas answers that Satan could have belonged to either the lower grade of angels or to the higher angels before he fell. According to Catholic texts, which of the ...
I got two conflicting reports from two women whose catholicity I highly respect but sources are circumspect, or at the very least circumlocutory. One says, when/if we get to Heaven, our Guardian ...
In Catholic doctrine, a saint has to (a) be “a dead person” and (b) be “in Heaven”. How is someone deemed a saint? The pope canonizes a dead person who has lived a life of heroic virtue and has ...