Bible Gateway Matthew 7 :: NIV. ” Do not judge, or you too will be judged . For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged , and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.
The second coming is when Jesus returns to judge all mankind – the living and the dead. The living includes all who will be alive when he returns . The dead includes everyone else, all who have lived and died physically. Jesus said that everyone who has died will be raised from the dead and be judged (John 5:26-29).
Many Christians believe that after death, they will be taken into the presence of God and they will be judged for the deeds they have done or failed to do during their lifetime. Some Christians believe that this judgement will happen when they die.
Early Hebrew writers emphasized a day of the Lord. This day will be a day of judgment of Israel and all nations, as it will inaugurate a kingdom of the Lord. Christianity teaches that all will stand to be judged by God at the Second Coming of Jesus Christ.
The ‘anointed’ Based on their understanding of scriptures such as Revelation 14:1-4, Jehovah’s Witnesses believe that exactly 144,000 faithful Christians go to heaven to rule with Christ in the kingdom of God.
According to the 9th century Zoroastrian text Dadestan-i Denig (“Religious Decisions”), a soul is judged three days after death. Depending on the soul’s balance of good and bad deeds, it goes to heaven, hell, or hamistagan, a neutral place. In its appropriate place, the soul awaits Judgment Day .
The earliest Christians maintained that Jesus was a human being who was made God – a god – a divine being. Later they ended up saying that Jesus was born to the union of God and a mortal because the Holy Spirit came upon Mary and that’s how she conceived Jesus , so Jesus literally had God as his father.
The Virgin Mary, pregnant with the son of God, would hence have given birth to Jesus nine months later on the winter solstice. From Rome, the Christ’s Nativity celebration spread to other Christian churches to the west and east, and soon most Christians were celebrating Christ’s birth on December 25 .
I’d even say there was no God before the end of the Neolithic age, and that means God is roughly 7,000 years old.
He will judge in righteousness in the presence of all and men and angels, and his final judgement will be just damnation to everlasting punishment for the wicked and a gracious gift of life everlasting to the righteous.
Major signs A huge black cloud of smoke (dukhan) will cover the earth . Three sinkings of the earth , one in the east. One sinking of the earth in the west. One sinking of the earth in Arabia.
There is also a judgment of God in the world that is subjective. By their acts a person adheres to or deviates from the law of God , and thereby places themselves within the sphere of approval or condemnation. In a sense then, each individual exercises judgment on themselves.
And everyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man will be forgiven , but anyone who blasphemes against the Holy Spirit will not be forgiven .”
In religious or mythological cosmology, the seven heavens refer to seven levels or divisions of the Heavens (Heaven). The concept, also found in the ancient Mesopotamian religions, can be found in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam; a similar concept is also found in some other religions such as Hinduism.
The Last Judgement – An Introduction The Last Judgement is a painting by Michelangelo that covers the wall behind the altar in the Sistine Chapel. It was painted between 1536 and 1541, taking over four years to complete.