What does the Bible say about eternal life in heaven?

What does the Bible say about eternal life in heaven?

In John 10:27–28 Jesus states that: “My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me: and I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish.” This refers to the personal, heart to heart relationship the Christian is expected to have with Jesus.

Did Stephen die or fall asleep?

But yet his soul did not die. So when Stephen died, his soul went to Christ. Though Stephens body fell asleep, yet his soul did not fall asleep, but immediatly went unto Jesus Christ in heaven.

What does God say at the gates of heaven?

Remember that his paths are righteous. Behold, the way for man is narrow, but it lieth in a straight course before him, and the keeper of the gate is the Holy One of Israel; and he employeth no servant there; and there is none other way save it be by the gate; for he cannot be deceived, for the Lord God is his name.”

What did Jesus tell the Samaritan woman he could offer?

It was about noon. A Samaritan woman came to draw water, and Jesus said to her, “Give me a drink.” (His disciples had gone to the city to buy food.)

Why did Stephen die?

Accused of blasphemy at his trial, he made a speech denouncing the Jewish authorities who were sitting in judgment on him and was then stoned to death. His martyrdom was witnessed by Saul of Tarsus, also known as Paul, a Pharisee and Roman citizen who would later become a Christian apostle.

What are the seven gates of heaven?

Hinduism. According to some Puranas, the Brahmanda is divided into fourteen worlds. Seven are upper worlds, Bhuloka (the Earth), Bhuvarloka, Svarloka, Maharloka, Janarloka, Tapoloka and Satyaloka, and seven are lower worlds, Atala, Vitala, Sutala, Talatala, Mahatala, Rasatala and Patala.

Who guards the Garden of Eden?

When one dies, one’s soul must pass through the lower Gan Eden in order to reach the higher Gan Eden. The way to the garden is the Cave of Machpelah that Adam guards. The cave leads to the gate of the garden, guarded by a cherub with a flaming sword. If a soul is unworthy of entering, the sword annihilates it.

What Scripture is God so loved the world?

In the King James Version, the verse reads: For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life….

John 3:16
John 3:16 in the print edition of King James Version
Book Gospel of John
Christian Bible part New Testament
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