Published July 2003
by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English
|Contributions||J. Dennis (Translator)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||388|
A treatise concerning the state of departed souls: before, and at, and after the resurrection. Written originally in Latin by the late Rev. Dr. Thomas Burnet, Master of the Charter-House, Author of the Theory of the Earth. Translated into English by Mr. Dennis. Full text of "A treatise concerning the state of the dead, and of departed souls, at the ated from the original Latin of Dr. Burnet" See other formats. A treatise concerning the state of departed souls, before, and at, and after the Resurrection. OF MATTERS CONCERNING THE RESURRECTION, AND FIRST OF THE PLACE WHERE SOULS ARE AFTER DEATH (SEVEN ARTICLES) In sequence to the foregoing we must treat of matters concerning the state of resurrection: for after speaking of the sacraments whereby man is delivered from the death of sin, we must next speak of the resurrection whereby man is delivered from the .
Burnet, Thomas, ? A treatise concerning the state of departed souls, before, and at, and after the Resurrection. (London, Printed for John Hooke, ), also by Thomas Burnet and John Dennis (page images at HathiTrust). The topic of this chapter is Alma’s teachings concerning the “state of the soul between death and the resurrection” (Alma ). I propose to analyze the six verses in Alma chapter 40 and, with the help of other passages from the Book of Mormon and explanations of latter-day prophets of God, attempt to answer the above questions and to clarify any misunderstandings that may have arisen. 11 Now, concerning the a state of the soul between b death and the resurrection—Behold, it has been made known unto me by an angel, that the spirits of all men, as soon as they are departed from this mortal body, yea, the spirits of all men, whether they be good or evil, are c . Even the concept of “resting in peace” is a euphemism that applies more to the body than to the spirit, because, as Tertullian pointed out, some people go to Hell immediately after death, and they do not need to wait for a resurrection body to be punished (like the rich man in the parable; see Tertullian, A Treatise on the S 53, and.
A treatise concerning the state of departed souls: before, and at, and after the resurrection. Written originally in Latin by the late Rev. Dr. Thomas Burnet Translated into English by Mr. Dennis. A treatise concerning the state of departed souls, before, and at, and after the resurrection. By ? Thomas Burnet and tr. John Dennis. Abstract. Mode . Yet after the resurrection of the dead, the years are still reckoned until the resurrection of others, as appears from Rev. , 5 For it is stated there that "I saw the souls of them that were beheaded for the testimony of Jesus, and for the word of God," and further on: "And they lived and reigned with Christ a thousand years." And. The Book of Mormon expands or clarifies several important truths about life after death. For example, Book of Mormon prophets taught clearly about the “state of the soul between death and the resurrection”.3 Alma taught his wayward son Corianton about how the righteous would be “received into a state of happiness, which is called.