A serious, theological treatise on the Four Last Things – Death, Judgment, Heaven and Hell – but purposely written for the average reader. Shows the exalted “immensity” of the human soul and that only possession of God in the Beatific Vision can completely satisfy man’s desires. The author touches on many theological aspects that bear fruit on our final end – the roots of vice and virtue, the grace of a happy death, the pain of loss, the nature of eternal beatitude, and many more. An enlightening study of man’s final destiny that will inspire the reader with its many insights. 288 pgs, PB
Father Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange, O.P., was born in 1877 and is held as one of the greatest Catholic theologians of the twentieth century. He focused his writings against the error of Modernism, which denied the objective truth of Divine revelation, as well as on apologetics, including philosophy. In total, he authored over five hundred books and articles, and wrote as a thorough Thomist. Among Father Garrigou-Lagrange s numerous works are The Three Ages of the Interior Life, Christian Perfection and Contemplation, Christ the Savior, and God, His Existence and Nature. He died in 1964.