aureole of the saints

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According to Saint Thomas Aquinas, the three aureoles are particular rewards added to the essential happiness of eternity, three special points of resemblance to Christ

  • victory over the flesh in virginity
  • victory over the world in martyrdom
  • victory over the devil in preaching truth

MLA Citation

  • “aureole of the saints”. Saints.SQPN.com. 30 December 2010. Web. 27 August 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/aureole-of-the-saints/>