December 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .
Book. Subjects: Christianity. 232 pages.
This book is a philosophical and theological exploration and defense of the doctrine of purgatory. After a historical overview of the development of the doctrine, it examines Protestant...
in A Dictionary of the Bible
May 2011; p ublished online October 2012 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Religious Studies; Biblical Studies. 89 words.
The interim state, according to Catholic belief, for those of the dead who must be punished or purified before being
in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable
January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 115 words.
The doctrine of Purgatory, according to which the souls of the departed suffer for a time until they are purged
in East and West: The Making of a Rift in the Church
June 2003; p ublished online October 2011 .
Chapter. Subjects: History of Christianity. 786 words.
This chapter discusses the debate about purgatory. To normal Latin view immediately on death souls received their reward, the damned to hell, the just to paradise, the imperfect to...
in Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages
January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500). 485 words.
Purgatory gradually took shape after a very long maturation of ideas, beliefs and practices concerning the destiny of the Soul
in Grove Music Online
December 1992; p ublished online January 2001 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 217 words.
Opera in one act, op.18, by gordon Crosse after the play by William Butler Yeats; Cheltenham, Everyman Theatre, 7 July 1966.
Adapted by the composer from a short verse play by...