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    Christian Theology - Thread: New Heaven

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      New Heaven

      And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea.
      Revelation 21:1
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      What does this mean exactly? What is Heaven now if there is a new Heaven?

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      Heaven and earth shall pass away: but my words shall not pass away.
      Luke 21:33

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      From my understanding there are three, the sky, the stars, the throne

      https://www.blueletterbible.org/faq/...tewart_151.cfm

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      2 Peter 3:11-13 You ought to live holy and godly lives 12 as you look forward to the day of God and speed its coming. That day will bring about the destruction of the heavens by fire, and the elements will melt in the heat. 13 But in keeping with his promise we are looking forward to a new heaven and a new earth, where righteousness dwells.

      When Christ returns on Judgment Day, things are going to change
      "Christianity does not require more work but more trust." Pr. Jonathan Fisk
      "Bearing fruit does not make you a branch. A branch is a branch because it grows from the vine." Pr. Jonathan Fisk
      "A Christian's life is not defined by what the Christian does. It is defined by Christ and what He has done for us." Pr. Rolf David Preus

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      So the Earth is eternal?
      Yes I am asking like a curious child lol
      Just in case I have kids one day

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      At the end of Revelation, GOD makes his dwelling in the New Jerusalem with men and is the light that illuminates the city. Since Heaven is where GOD is, I believe that there is no longer a distinction between Heaven and Earth. The old Heaven (dwelling of GOD) and the old Earth (dwelling of men) are no longer necessary when God dwells with men, so He creates a new “HEAVEN AND EARTH” (combined) where GOD and men can dwell together.

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      Quote Originally Posted by atpollard View Post
      At the end of Revelation, GOD makes his dwelling in the New Jerusalem with men and is the light that illuminates the city. Since Heaven is where GOD is, I believe that there is no longer a distinction between Heaven and Earth. The old Heaven (dwelling of GOD) and the old Earth (dwelling of men) are no longer necessary when God dwells with men, so He creates a new “HEAVEN AND EARTH” (combined) where GOD and men can dwell together.
      Wow good perspective!

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      I don't think we really realize what it means and maybe we can't. One thing is for sure that it is far greater than we can imagine.

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