The Joy of the Souls in Purgatory

(View segment from 8:15 to 9:54)
Why are the souls in Purgatory so happy?

  • These souls know they’re saved and on their way to heaven!

Does the consolation of happiness make their sufferings far more bearable?

  • Yes!
  • We don’t understand purgatory until we understand the happiness souls experience there.

Can you think of some sufferings you willingly endure because the prize is worth the price?

  • Preparing for a vacation.
  • Practice for a sport.
  • Making dessert.