The immediate knowledge the blessed in heaven have of God. Their earthly knowledge of Him, caught in the reflection of created things, has been changed to direct vision. Constituting man’s perfect happiness, it is called beatific.
- The Beatific Vision of God, A Problem in Philosophy, by Father Hugh Pope
- “Beatific Vision”. . CatholicSaints.Info. 10 January 2016. Web. 25 February 2017. <>