Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Heaven: But Never Dreamed of Asking

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Ignatius Press, 1990 - Religion - 269 pages
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In the style of C. S. Lewis, Kreeft provides an unexcelled look at the nature of Heaven that offers readers a refreshingly clear, theologically sound, and always fascinating glimpse of that undiscovered country. Kreeft's engaging and informative account thoughtfully answers intriguing questions about heaven that speaks to the mind and heart.
 

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If you long for heaven, then please read this book!!! Peter Kreeft will fill your heart and mind with the reality of God's love. Discover what eye has not seen, nor heart ever pondered. Heaven is our home and I want to see you there - so read this book. Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
9
Heaven and Us
15
What Difference Does Heaven Make?
17
Fourteen Questions about Heaven
27
What Will We Do in Heaven?
51
Is There a Purgatory?
61
What Is the Communion of Saints?
72
Will We Have Bodies in Heaven?
84
What Is Eternity?
163
Heaven and Earth
173
Does Heaven Begin Now?
175
How Do We Experience Heaven Now?
184
Can We Know the Joy of Heaven Now?
193
Heaven and Hell
211
Is There Really a Hell?
213
Is Hell Fire or Loneliness?
229

What Will Our Bodies Be Like?
98
Is There Sex in Heaven?
117
Heavenly Space and Time
133
Where Is Heaven?
135
Is There Time in Heaven?
151
How Many Roads to Heaven?
239
Appendix
251
Index
263
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Peter Kreeft, Ph.D., Professor of Philosophy at Boston College, is one of the most widely read Christian authors of our time. His many bestselling books cover a vast array of topics in spirituality, theology, and philosophy. They include How to Be Holy, Practical Theology, Back to Virtue, Because God Is Real, You Can Understand the Bible, Angels and Demons, Heaven: The Heart's Deepest Longing, and A Summa of the Summa.

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