Eternal Perspectives: A Collection of Quotations on Heaven, the New Earth, and Life after Death
“Before we go to our eternal home we should try to become acquainted with it.” —J. C. Ryle
It's time to fire up your imagination and rekindle a desire for Heaven in your heart! Brimming with more than 1500 verses, quotes, and selected reflections on the topic of Heaven, the New Earth, and life after death, Eternal Perspectives is the most comprehensive collection of quotations about Heaven ever compiled.
Filled with inspirational passages and insights from such noted authors, scholars, and theologians as Augustine, Aquinas, Martin Luther, Jonathan Edwards, John Wesley, Charles Spurgeon, D.L. Moody, C.S. Lewis, A. W. Tozer, Alister McGrath, John Piper, N. T. Wright, Joni Eareckson Tada, and countless others, Eternal Perspectives is the ultimate resource for anyone looking for inspirational quotes and passages on the topic of Heaven.
Throughout the ages, poets, theologians, philosophers, and scholars have attempted to captivate our imaginations with images and descriptions of Heaven. Spectacular as these descriptions may be, none can compare to the true wonder that awaits us upon entering into Christ’s presence at the threshold of our eternal home.
And yet there is something innately soul stirring about contemplating what God has promised us and what Christ shed his blood and rose to guarantee us—eternal life with him and his people in a land of never-ending wonder.
This comprehensive collection of quotations compiled by Randy Alcorn is intended to do just that—stir your soul with a myriad of thoughts and imaginings on the wonderful world that awaits us.
Whether you choose to skip from section to section or read the entire volume straight through, these profound and enlightening insights will help you draw closer to the one who made you for himself, deepen your desire for the Place he is making for you, and provide you with a multitude of life changing eternal perspectives.
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