Religion- Life Everlasting
Terms in this set (11)
How does Heaven begin on earth?
Describe the Judgement at death.
At our death Jesus looks at us with love and those who look at him will stay in Heaven and those who do not look will be banished and shall go to hell.
3 possibilities after death.
Heaven, Hell, or Purgatory.
What is the end (telos) of man?
Telos, goal, end, purpose, meaning, Heven.
What is Heaven?
The ultimate fulfillment of every desire, eternal happiness with God.
List the blessings of Heaven
Posses the fruits of redemption, be a partner in Christ's glory,and be a part of the blessed communion of the Church. This is the fulfillment of will and plan.
What is Purgatory?
A state of purification for those who die in the state of grace but still need to be purified.
What is Hell?
The definitive state of self-exclusion from love.
How does one "go to Hell" ?
When we reject God we are sending ourselves to Hell.
What is the new Heaven and new Earth?
The ultimate realization of God's plan to fulfill all things in Christ- even the plants and animals will be made new. COOL!
Why does C.S Lewis call Earth "Shadowlands". What does this tell us about the new Earth?
Earth is like the "shadow" of Heaven. This tells us how amazing the new Heaven is.