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Throughout the narrative parts of the Old Testament, there is very little mention of any afterlife. That idea arises mostly later on, in the books of the Prophets. During the bulk of Old Testament times, salvation had little or nothing to do with: Heaven or the afterlife, since there was little or no belief in such a thing. Being freed from the curse of ...


Before and even after the Incarnation, the Jewish people have considered themselves to be set apart (Holy). Set apart not by Works, or by lineage or even by Ethnicity, they were set apart, made Holy, by Covenants made by God with man. This action done solely by the Grace of God set the people of God apart from all others. They were God’s Chosen people, ...

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