What can we say?

13 December 2018

God allows righteous and virtuous people to suffer terrible illnesses in order that they may be cleansed of even the slightest traces of their passions, and so that they will gain an even greater crown in heaven. In any case, since He allowed His own beloved Son to suffer on the Cross, what can we say about people who, however holy they are, still have stains and blemishes from sins.