Catechism of the Catholic Church - Paragraph # 1010
1010 Because of Christ, Christian death has a positive meaning: "For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.""The saying is sure: if we have died with him, we will also live with him. What is essentially new about Christian death is this: through Baptism, the Christian has already "died with Christ" sacramentally, in order to live a new life; and if we die in Christ's grace, physical ...
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