Our Lady of the Visitation, Shippensburg
305 North Prince Street. Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257-1321
(717) 532-2912 Fax: (717) 532-3905
The Purposes of The Kingdom of God (Church)
Led By Our King Jesus Christ
The Glorification of Souls
--The purpose of the Church Triumphant (Heaven)--
They glorify God.
God glorifies them.
The Salvation of Souls
--The purpose of the Church Militant (Earth)--
God saves us.
God saves others through us.
The Purification of Souls
--The purpose of the Church Suffering (Purgatory)--
They prepare for Heaven.
We help them by our prayers.