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The Complete Catholic Handbook

The Complete Catholic Handbook

Twelfth Article of the Creed

  1. What is the twelfth article of the Creed?
  2. What does ‘Life everlasting’ mean?
  3. What is the glory and happiness of heaven?
  4. What does the Scripture say of the happiness of heaven?
  5. Shall not the wicked also live for ever?

  1. What is the twelfth article of the Creed?
    The twelfth article of the Creed is, ‘Life everlasting’.

    Everlasting. That which has a beginning, but no end.

  2. What does ‘Life everlasting’ mean?
    ‘Life everlasting’ means that the good shall live for ever in the glory and happiness of heaven.

  3. What is the glory and happiness of heaven?
    The glory and happiness of heaven is to see, love, and enjoy God for ever.

    To see etc. This is called the ‘Beatific Vision’.

  4. What does the Scripture say of the happiness of heaven?
    The Scripture says of the happiness of heaven ‘That eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither hath it entered into the heart of man, what things God hath prepared for them that love Him’. (1 Cor. 2:9)

  5. Shall not the wicked also live for ever?
    The wicked also shall live and be punished for ever in the fire of hell.

    Next: Chapter 3