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New Advent says the following on the new heaven and the new earth: [For the the elect], after the last judgment the new heaven and the new earth will afford them manifold enjoyment ... [and] accidental beatitude will receive some increase from the union of soul and body, and from the sight of the new heaven and the earth. cf. [ Heaven | New Advent]. ...


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What does the reference mean? The Witnesses use a rather odd and somewhat cryptic set of abbreviations for their publications. g94 11/8 10 is Awake! magazine, 8th of November, 1994, p. 10. jv 134 is Jehovah’s Witnesses—Proclaimers of God’s Kingdom (pub. 1993), p. 134. Many books also have another, less cryptic abbreviation. For example, jv is often ...


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The LDS church believes that Christ literally preached to the spirits of deceased persons between the time of his death and his resurrection. This is taught in Doctrine and Covenants Section 132 which is a vision that Joseph F. Smith (not to be confused with Joseph Smith; Joseph F is his nephew) had of the spirits of the dead. 12 And there were gathered ...


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the resurrection is like an harvest all the crop is not reap at once, but at different intervals. So it is with the resurrection of the dead Christ is the first fruit unto the lord Lev 23, 1cor 15:20-23, with a space of approx. 2000 years next will follow the church with old testament saints 1Tess4, 1cor 15 51-56, Phi3:20-21, job19:23-27. Then will follow ...


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It is being circulated about these days, in certain circles, that there is coming a disaster upon Damascus. Some claim that Isaiah 17 says that Damascus will be destroyed "forever", and since it claims be the one of the oldest cities in existence, it is deemed, by some, to be an unfulfilled prophecy. Gary Demar, of http://www.AmericanVision.org, notes that ...


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Much of this question depends upon interpretation and opinion. From a primarily textual and historical approach, we can discern thus... In general, the 'moon turning to blood' can be considered a lunar eclipse. In particular, this being a portent of something is cited from the first chapter of the Bible. Then God said, “Let there be lights in the ...


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Evidently, it comes from the “3 Days of Darkness” prophecy of Padre Pio, a Roman Catholic priest. The exact quote appears to be, “You will know when that time is approaching because the seasons will change so the only way you will know the seasons is by the leaves on the trees.” This “not knowing the seasons except by the leaves” concept is not biblical. In ...


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God is outside of time. Soon is a relative term. I think God wants everyone to be ready because the return of Jesus will happen and only God knows the exact time. My guess is that it will be soon. Days, weeks, months, years, decades, centuries? Yes. The question is "are you ready?" Are you living your life as one who is ready?



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