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Is Heaven a Place or State of Being or Both?

December 7, 2015 by  
Filed under Fr. Bartunek, Heaven

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Is Heaven a Place or State of Being or Both? Dear Father John, I read recently that the late Cardinal George, God rest his soul, said that heaven is not a place. I’ve also heard this mentioned elsewhere. I have a good understanding of what Jesus said about the kingdom of heaven being within you, among you, etc. But, it seems to me that saying heaven is not a place denies the bodily Ascension... Read More

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