The Meaning of “Merit”

The Meaning of “Merit” October 10, 2014

In which we look at one of those confusing Catholic bits of jargon that make perfect common sense once you get past the confusingnessitudinosity of the jargon.

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  • Morgan Wolff

    After listening to your audiobook that covers Purgatory, I was able to explain this to a Fundamentalist Christian friend of mine. It went over really well once I used the word “fruitfulness”. He didn’t want to be confirmed on the spot, but it was one more dent in a lot of misunderstanding about what Catholics believe.