What does salvation mean?

4 October 2020

Is the death of the body a prerequisite for entry into the Kingdom of Christ, then? How can we develop our ability to live in accordance with Christ’s commandments, in accordance with the Holy Spirit? One thing alone is important: we must guard the intensity of our prayer and our repentance. Then death won’t be a rupture, but a transition to the Kingdom, for which we’ll have been prepared by communion of the Body and Blood of Christ, through prayer and through the invocation of His Name: ‘Lord Jesus Christ our God, have mercy upon us and on Your world’.