Understand what the Catholic Church teaches about the afterlife. What is the scriptural basis? How should humanity live to reach Heaven? What will humanity be judged on?
What is immortality of the soul?
When a person dies their soul moves on to eternal life in heaven
When a person dies their soul comes back to Earth in another body
When a person dies they live on in the memories of other people
Why do some religious people believe in life after death?
The sacred texts teach there is life after death
They have scientific proof
They have inner wisdom
What is the basis for the Christian belief in an afterlife?
Jesus was born in a stable
Jesus died on a cross
Jesus was resurrected from the dead
What is Heaven?
A state of eternal happiness with God
A state of endless suffering away from God
Coming back to live again on Earth
What is Hell?
Why is the Day of Judgement important for Christians?
On this day it will be decided whether Jesus lives or dies
On this day it will decided where a person will go for all eternity based on past actions and faithfulness
On this day will be shown that God does not love people
Which Christians believe in Purgatory?
All Christians except Catholics
How can Christians get to Heaven?
By believing in God, praying and doing good works
By donating money to the church
By rejecting God
What is the message in the parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus?
Help those who are need
Save all the money that you have
It is easier for the rich to enter heaven
What is individual judgement?
Judgement at the moment of death for each person
Judgement at the end of time
When a person judges another person