What Is Demonology? 1

What Is Demonology?

Demonology, as its name suggests, is the study of demons, which raises the question of what demons are. The word itself is derived from the Greek daimon and means “deceptive” (discretio spirituum) or “spirit of … Read more

What Is Purgatory? 2

What Is Purgatory?

The general idea is that, we must allow ourselves to be purified in order to achieve the holiness necessary to enter the joys of heaven. While mortal sins are forgiven when we die, there are … Read more

What Is Dante's Inferno? 3

What Is Dante’s Inferno?

The Inferno (Italian for “Hell”) is one of the most famous poems in Dante’s Inferno, the epic poem by Dante Alighieri. In the poem, Hell is depicted as a series of nine circles of suffering … Read more