We have been trying to understand what exactly happens to the soul of a person at the time of death. In part 1we discussed why the soul should not be viewed as being asleep. In this section we will discuss two names describing the afterlife, paradise and Abraham’s Bosom.
There are three references to paradise in the New Testament. Most prominent of these is where Jesus said the thief on the cross would join him there when they both had died. “Jesus answered him, "I tell you the truth, today you will be with me in paradise."(19)
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