The Inner Life – Friday, July 22, 2022 – Praying for the Souls in Purgatory

Fr. Craig DeYoung joined IL to discuss the praying for the souls in purgatory. The topics included what purgatory is (8:15), the reality of sin (11:19), if purgatory is a physical location (14:26), sanctification (17:47), purgatory in Scripture (21:35), why we pray for the souls in purgatory (27:12), the focus of our prayer (30:10), if it’s too late to pray for someone (33:47), if we can know someone has left purgatory (35:01), indulgences (39:07), attachment to sin & indulgences (40:52), visiting cemeteries (43:47), asking the souls in purgatory to pray for me (46:11), best resources on purgatory (47:09), and a chaplet for priests (48:23). 

Josh Raymond has been on the air in one way or another since 1998. Starting in secular radio and eventually having the opportunity to move into Christian radio, he worked at several stations throughout the Pacific Northwest, serving in different capacities including Show Host, Production Director, Operations Manager, and Program Director. In 2005 he joined Relevant Radio and currently is the Vice President – Director of Programming and Production.