Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas
XP: Treatise On The Resurrection
Q[74] Of The Fire Of The Final Conflagration
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We must now consider the fire of the final conflagration: and under this head there are nine points of inquiry:

A[1] Whether any cleansing of the world is to take place?

A[2] Whether it will be effected by fire?

A[3] Whether that fire is of the same species as elemental fire?

A[4] Whether that fire will cleanse also the higher heavens?

A[5] Whether that fire will consume the other elements?

A[6] Whether it will cleanse all the elements?

A[7] Whether that fire precedes or follows the judgment?

A[8] Whether men are to be consumed by that fire?

A[9] Whether the wicked will be involved therein?