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Immediate life after death in Christ?

When the believer dies his soul departs to be with Christ in heaven, but his body goes into the grave. On the day of resurrection his body and soul will be reunited to live forever in glory. The ...
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What denominations believe in a universal bodily resurrection?

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints affirms that all of God's Children who come to earth, whether they lived righteously or not, will be resurrected. Resurrection is to have the spirit and ...
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Why does the Apostles ' Creed not mention that Jesus rose again in body?

I agree with curiousdannii's reasoning. Also scripture implies a bodily resurrection. When the women went to the tomb, the angel said he is not here, He is risen. The tomb was empty. In Mel Gibson's ...
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Immediate life after death in Christ?

There is immediate life after death. To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord (2 Corinthians 5:8). The saints who have died in the Lord are already in heaven. They are, however, in an ...
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Immediate life after death in Christ?

To be quick. I think you answered your own question with 1 Thessalonians‬ ‭4:16. But wait, there's more: The short answer is no! The Bible is clear that nobody goes to heaven when they die. John 3:13 ...
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Immediate life after death in Christ?

I can only guess what the person means by "Immediate life"? I think the quick answer is NO. But let me mention a few items or common misconceptions people have as to what happens when we die....
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