Hope to Die (Paperback)

Hope to Die (Paperback)

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This is a good quality paperback at an affordable price. Our supplies are at the Australian printer so you may pre-order online or phone 0296732235 to guarantee your copy. As Catholics, we believe in the resurrection of the body. We profess it in our creed. We're taught that to bury and pray for the dead are corporal and spiritual works of mercy. We honour the dead in our Liturgy through the Rite of Christian burial. We do all of this, and more, because when Jesus Christ took on flesh for the salvation of our souls he also bestowed great dignity on our bodies. In Hope to Die: The Christian Meaning of Death and the Resurrection of the Body, Scott Hahn explores the significance of death and burial from a Catholic perspective. The promise of the bodily resurrection brings into focus the need for the dignified care of our bodies at the hour of death. Unpacking both Scripture and Catholic teaching, Hope to Die reminds us that we are destined for glorification on the last day. Our bodies have been made by a God who loves us. Even in death, those bodies point to the mystery of our salvation.

Additional Information

Author Scott Hahn
ISBN / Code 9780648198482
Format Paperback
Pages / Minutes 176
Publisher Emmaus Road Publishing/Parousia Media