Heaven

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Heaven, or the heavens, is a common religious, cosmological, or transcendent place where beings such as gods, angels, spirits, saints, or venerated ancestors are said to originate, be enthroned, or live.wikipedia
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Gospel of Mark

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Sayings of Jesus recorded in the Gospels of Mark and Luke speak of the "Kingdom of God" (basileía tou theou), while the Gospel of Matthew more commonly uses the term "Kingdom of Heaven" (basileía tōn ouranōn).

Gospel of Luke

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Sayings of Jesus recorded in the Gospels of Mark and Luke speak of the "Kingdom of God" (basileía tou theou), while the Gospel of Matthew more commonly uses the term "Kingdom of Heaven" (basileía tōn ouranōn).

Gospel of Matthew

MatthewMatthew's GospelGospel according to Matthew
Sayings of Jesus recorded in the Gospels of Mark and Luke speak of the "Kingdom of God" (basileía tou theou), while the Gospel of Matthew more commonly uses the term "Kingdom of Heaven" (basileía tōn ouranōn).

Kingdom of heaven (Gospel of Matthew)

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Sayings of Jesus recorded in the Gospels of Mark and Luke speak of the "Kingdom of God" (basileía tou theou), while the Gospel of Matthew more commonly uses the term "Kingdom of Heaven" (basileía tōn ouranōn).

Historical Jesus

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Modern scholars agree that the Kingdom of God was an essential part of the teachings of the historical Jesus.

Judea (Roman province)

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Jews in Judea during the early first century believed that God reigns eternally in Heaven, but many also believed that God would eventually establish his kingdom on earth as well.

Perfectionism (philosophy)

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Jesus's commands for his followers to adopt lifestyles of moral perfectionism are found in many passages throughout the Synoptic Gospels, particularly in the Sermon on the Mount in.

Sermon on the Mount

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Jesus's commands for his followers to adopt lifestyles of moral perfectionism are found in many passages throughout the Synoptic Gospels, particularly in the Sermon on the Mount in.

Rich man and Lazarus

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This teaching recurs throughout the recorded teachings of Jesus, including in the admonition to be like a child in,, and, the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus in, the Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard in, the Parable of the Great Banquet in, and the Parable of the Prodigal Son in.

Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard

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This teaching recurs throughout the recorded teachings of Jesus, including in the admonition to be like a child in,, and, the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus in, the Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard in, the Parable of the Great Banquet in, and the Parable of the Prodigal Son in.

Parable of the Great Banquet

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This teaching recurs throughout the recorded teachings of Jesus, including in the admonition to be like a child in,, and, the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus in, the Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard in, the Parable of the Great Banquet in, and the Parable of the Prodigal Son in.

Parable of the Prodigal Son

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This teaching recurs throughout the recorded teachings of Jesus, including in the admonition to be like a child in,, and, the Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus in, the Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard in, the Parable of the Great Banquet in, and the Parable of the Prodigal Son in.

Christianity

ChristianChristiansChristian faith
Traditionally, Christianity has taught that heaven is the location of the throne of God as well as the holy angels, although this is in varying degrees considered metaphorical.

Throne of God

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Traditionally, Christianity has taught that heaven is the location of the throne of God as well as the holy angels, although this is in varying degrees considered metaphorical.

Metaphor

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Traditionally, Christianity has taught that heaven is the location of the throne of God as well as the holy angels, although this is in varying degrees considered metaphorical.

Cosmos

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In traditional Christianity, it is considered a state or condition of existence (rather than a particular place somewhere in the cosmos) of the supreme fulfillment of theosis in the beatific vision of the Godhead.

Divinization (Christian)

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In traditional Christianity, it is considered a state or condition of existence (rather than a particular place somewhere in the cosmos) of the supreme fulfillment of theosis in the beatific vision of the Godhead.

Beatific vision

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In traditional Christianity, it is considered a state or condition of existence (rather than a particular place somewhere in the cosmos) of the supreme fulfillment of theosis in the beatific vision of the Godhead.

Godhead in Christianity

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In traditional Christianity, it is considered a state or condition of existence (rather than a particular place somewhere in the cosmos) of the supreme fulfillment of theosis in the beatific vision of the Godhead.

Christian denomination

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In most forms of Christianity, heaven is also understood as the abode for the redeemed dead in the afterlife, usually a temporary stage before the resurrection of the dead and the saints' return to the New Earth.

New Earth (Christianity)

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In most forms of Christianity, heaven is also understood as the abode for the redeemed dead in the afterlife, usually a temporary stage before the resurrection of the dead and the saints' return to the New Earth.

Resurrection of Jesus

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The resurrected Jesus is said to have ascended to heaven where he now sits at the Right Hand of God and will return to earth in the Second Coming.

Ascension of Jesus

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The resurrected Jesus is said to have ascended to heaven where he now sits at the Right Hand of God and will return to earth in the Second Coming.

Session of Christ

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The resurrected Jesus is said to have ascended to heaven where he now sits at the Right Hand of God and will return to earth in the Second Coming.

Right hand of God

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The resurrected Jesus is said to have ascended to heaven where he now sits at the Right Hand of God and will return to earth in the Second Coming.