By Graham Dull
Overview of the Article
In looking at the subject of immortality, let’s start at the beginning. That beginning is with God.
God’s Word declares that only God has immortality.
God alone has immortality (1 Timothy 6:16). Does that then mean that we are mortal?
Did Paul expect to go to heaven immediately he died? He expressed a desire to depart this life and be with Christ.
Here we look at
- the afterlife
- the Greek view of immortal soul
- ancestor worship
- near death experiences
- other popular concepts