“Holiness Necessary for Future Blesedness,” in his Sermons and Discourses (1825-39)
Newman, John Henry, ed. Charles Frederick Harrold Longmans
Green and Co., 1949
Heaven is not for everyone: it is an acquired taste, and hard to acquire while our taste buds still resemble a crocodile’s back. An unholy person would be restless and unhappy in heaven.