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By Dan Cohn-Sherbok

Throughout background humans were preoccupied with own survival after loss of life. as a result, such a lot international religions proclaim that lifestyles maintains past the grave, and so they have depicted the Hereafter in quite a few kinds. those a number of conceptions represent solutions to the main puzzling non secular questions: do we consider our former lives within the Hereafter? do we have our bodies? Can bodiless souls realize one another? do we proceed to have own identification? can we be punished or rewarded, or absorbed into the Godhead? those concerns function the root of this selection of essays which supply a framework for knowing conventional conceptions of the Hereafter in addition to new views.

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