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Where Do We Go When We Die?

When we die, do we go straight to heaven? The Bible says that when Christ comes back, those who have died will be raptured first, and then those believers who are alive on Earth will go next. So, if we die before Christ returns, does our spirit go to heaven, or do we go to a resting place somewhere?

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The Presence of the Lord

When Christians die, they immediately go into the presence of the Lord. When the thief on the cross said, “Jesus, remember me when you come into your Kingdom,” Jesus told him he would be in “paradise” that very day (Luke 23:42-43). And Paul writes that he longs “to go to and be with Christ” (Philippians 1:23).

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