Why Jesus Descended into Hell on Holy Saturday

There is a powerful event happening between Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday. It’s Jesus’ harrowing of Hades, also referred to as his descent into Hell. What happened there and why is it important? Find out now with Richaél Lucero.

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Scriptures referenced: 
-1 Peter 4:6

Catechism paragraphs referenced:
-The descent of Jesus into Hell explained

CCC 632-635

Quotes referenced:
Ancient Homily for Holy Saturday— Excerpt found in CCC 635

-Full homily on the Vatican website

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