1. Heaven; beginning to Christís Death on Cross

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†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3rd Heaven

Godís New Heaven; New Earth, New Jerusalem

Holy place for all who love God; to live with Him eternally in glorified bodies

 

Those who love God will not come here until

after Christís 1,000 year Kingdom on earth is over

 

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 2nd Heaven

 

Godís Spiritual Kingdom

Heaven/Paradise/Kingdom of God

The Throne of God Ė The heavenly holy Mount Zion with Godís Temple

 

Those who loved God spiritual beings could not become holy,

could not come here until Christ died for our sins.

 

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 1st Heaven over earth; satan prince over 1st heaven

 

Spiritual rest called Bosom of Abraham or Paradise

All before Christís grace who loved God, spiritual beings came here when their physical beings died

God took Enoch + Elijah here without dying; wait to return as 2 Prophets/witnesses

 

Earth

satan prince over earth

 

Awaiting Christís 1,000 year Kingdom which

Jesus will rule over when He comes in power

 

††††††††††††††††† Spiritual chasm between Abrahamís Bosom

††††††††††††††††††††††††† and Hades; separating them

 

Bottomless Pit in Earth

 

Hades

All who reject God when their physical bodies die; their spiritual beings come here;

to wait in torment for the White Throne Judgment

 

Abyss

Some demonic spirits (satanís angels; Godís angels who sinned) sent to Abyss

by God; to be held in torment until judged at the White Throne Judgment

 

Tartarus/Prison in Abyss

Disruptive demons (satanís angels; Godís angels who sinned) sent to the torment of

the prison in Tartarus and held here by God; to await the White Throne Judgment

2. Heaven; after Christís atoning grace on the cross ††

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††††††††† 3rd Heaven

Godís New Heaven Ė New Earth Ė New Jerusalem

 

††††††††† 2nd Heaven

Godís Spiritual Kingdom

Heaven/Paradise/Kingdom of God

The Throne of God Ė The heavenly holy Mount Zion with Godís Temple

 

7. Jesus firstborn/firstfruits; 1st spiritual being enter 2nd Heaven after physical body died

 

8. Jesus entered the most holy place in Temple of 2nd Heaven; to redeem us from our sins

 

9. Christís grace, 1st Jew, then Gentile; all spiritual beings Abrahamís Bosom enter 2nd Heaven

 

12. Thief on cross spiritual being greeted by Jesus in 2nd Heaven; same day they were crucified

 

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††††††† 1st Heaven over earth; satan prince over 1st Heaven and earth

 

Bosom of Abraham

Enoch, Elijah never died; still physically live here; will return as 2 prophets/witnesses

6. Died in Old Covenant; their spiritual beings lived here, followed Jesus up to 2nd Heaven ^

 

Earth

Godís 1,000 year Kingdom will be on earth and Jesus will rule over it when He comes in power

 

1. Jesus firstborn/firstfruits receive indwelling/Holy Spirit, when He was anointed by His

Father to begin His ministry; 1st to spiritually enter Kingdom of God while living on earth

 

2. Jesus crucified Nisan 14 30AD; as our sins laid upon Him, His physical body died, went to grave

3. Because Jesusí spiritual being carries our sins; He had to descend to the torment of Hades v

10. 40 yr transition begins; obey O/C law or love Jesus; body dies spiritual being goes 2nd Heaven^

11. Under Jesusí grace; when thief on cross physical body died; spiritual being went 2nd Heaven^

 

Hades

All reject God bodies die; spiritual beings come here; wait torment for White Throne Judgment

 

4. Jesusí spiritual being punished until Father accepts His sacrifice; then descends Tartarus v

 

Abyss

Demonic spirits (satanís angels; angels sinned) go torment Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

 

Tartarus/prison in Abyss

Disruptive demonic spirits (angels sinned) go torment prison/Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

 

5. Jesus deposits worldís sins He carried here; spiritual being now holy, ascends 2nd Heaven^

 

3. Heaven; after Christís resurrection

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††††††††† 3rd Heaven

Godís New Heaven Ė New Earth Ė New Jerusalem

 

 

††††††††† 2nd Heaven

Godís Spiritual Kingdom

Heaven/Paradise/Kingdom of God

The Throne of God Ė The heavenly Mount Zion with Godís Temple

 

1. Resurrection Day; Jesus spiritual being with the Holy Spirit descends V from the 2nd Heaven

Down to His tomb on earth near Jerusalem; where His dead physical body lies†††††††††††††††††††

5. The spiritual beings of disciples given the indwelling of the Spirit; come into Kingdom of God

7. 40 days after Resurrection Day; Jesus ascends to 2nd Heaven, sits at the right hand of God

8. Jesus firstborn/firstfruits; first to come into the 2nd Heaven with a glorified body

10. A believer living on earth, spiritual being is one with Jesus; comes in Him to Godís Throne

12. All must believe in Jesus; have spiritual beings go to Heaven when their physical body dies

 

††††††††† 1st Heaven over earth; satan prince over 1st Heaven and earth

 

Bosom of Abraham

Enoch + Elijah never died live here; wait to return as 2 prophets/witnesses

 

Earth

Godís 1,000 year Kingdom will be on earth and Jesus will rule over it when He comes in power

 

2. In Jesusí tomb the Holy Spirit resurrects His body from the dead, glorifies it; then

reunites it with His spiritual being which came down from 2nd Heaven; giving His body life

 

3. Jesus firstborn/firstfruits; be resurrected from the dead, receive a glorified/perfect body

4. On Resurrection Day the indwelling of the Holy Spirit given; believersí spiritual beings come^

into the Kingdom of God, while they live in their physical bodies on earth

6. 40 days Jesus taught followers; then He ascended^into 2nd Heaven in His glorified body

9. All with indwelling/Spirit spiritual beings go^to 2nd Heaven with Jesus while we live on earth

11. O/C law 40 yr transition ends 70AD, now believe in Jesus for spiritual being go 2nd Heaven^

13. 40 yr transition ends; now spiritual beings without indwelling/Spirit, go to Hades V body dies

 

Hades

All reject God bodies die; spiritual beings come here; wait torment for White Throne Judgment

14. Now all without indwelling/Spirit have their spiritual beings come Hades when their body dies

 

Abyss

Demonic spirits (satanís angels; angels sinned) go torment Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

Tartarus/prison in Abyss

Disruptive demonic spirits (angels sinned) go torment prison/Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

 

4. Heaven; antichrist to Jesus returns in clouds

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††††††††† 3rd Heaven

Godís New Heaven Ė New Earth Ė New Jerusalem

 

††††††††† 2nd Heaven

Godís Spiritual Kingdom

Heaven/Paradise/Kingdom of God - Throne of God Ėheavenly Mount Zion with Godís Temple

 

13. Jesus descends V to clouds in 1st Heaven, with all the believersí spiritual beings living here

 

7. Enoch/Elijah 1st after Jesus; to die, go with glorified bodies 2nd Heaven; 1st Jew, than Gentile

9. 144,000 firstfruits; 1st go 2nd Heaven with glorified bodies without dying; 1st Jew, than Gentile

16. All believers in 2nd Heaven and on earth come with glorified bodies to be with Jesus forever

 

††††††††† 1st Heaven over earth; satan prince over 1st Heaven and earth

12. The 1st Heaven and earth become the Kingdom of God and His Son once more.

 

Bosom of Abraham

2. Enoch/Elijah never died, live here; descend V to earth as 2 prophets who bring Israel to God

14. In clouds; believersí spiritual beings from 2nd Heaven reunited with their resurrected bodies

Believers living on earth are gathered (raptured) up here, and both are given glorified bodies

15. All believers with glorified bodies ascend ^ with Jesus to 2nd Heaven

 

Earth

Godís 1,000 year Kingdom will be on earth and Jesus will rule over it when He comes in power

 

1. War of Gog; Russia, Iran, other Muslim nations make war on Israel, God alone saves Israel

3. For 3Ĺ years; Enoch/Elijah are given power by God to protect Israel as they worship Him

 

5. All heard truth, but do not believe; will be deluded by God to follow antichrist

 

6. 3Ĺ year rule antichrist/man of sin/beast begins over earth as he kills Enoch/Elijah

7. Enoch/Elijah 1st after Jesus; to die and ascend ^ into the 2nd Heaven with glorified bodies

8. 144,000 firstfruits; first ascend ^ into 2nd Heaven with glorified bodies without dying

 

10. God will protect some of Israel from antichrist/man of sin/beast during his 3Ĺ year reign

 

Hades

Unbelieversí bodies die; spiritual beings come Hades; wait in torment for White Throne Judgment

 

Abyss

Demonic spirits (satanís angels; angels sinned) go torment Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

4. satan thrown out of the heavens as his demon takes over a manís body; comes ^ to earth

from the Abyss as the antichrist/man of sin/beast, will rule over all nations; kill believers

 

Tartarus/prison in Abyss

Disruptive demonic spirits (angels sinned) go torment prison/Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

 

5. Jesus comes in power, establishes His Kingdom

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††††††††† 3rd Heaven

Godís New Heaven Ė New Earth Ė New Jerusalem

 

 

††††††††† 2nd Heaven

Godís Spiritual Kingdom

Heaven/Paradise/Kingdom of God

The Throne of God Ė The heavenly Mount Zion with Godís Temple

 

1. All believers in glorified bodies come 2nd Heaven as brothers or sisters; no husbands or wives

 

2. 1st judgment; believers judged/rewarded on their works, celebrate Wedding Supper with Jesus

 

3. Godís 7 bowls of wrath will be poured out upon earth for 30 days; only unbelievers live there

 

4. Jesus descends V to earth in power with His angels to destroy antichrist/man of sin/beast

 

††††††††† 1st Heaven over earth; has once more become the Kingdom of God and His Son Jesus.

Abrahamís Bosom no longer exists

 

Earth

5. Jesus will establish His 1,000 year Kingdom on earth in 45 days

 

6. Jesus defeats the armies of satan, antichrist/man of sin/beast, and false prophet

7. Jesus throws antichrist/man of sin/beast + false prophet into V Lake of Fire; Hell

9. An angel chains up satan for 1,000 years in V Abyss; cannot bother any living on earth

 

11. 2nd judgment; Jesus judges all people living on earth; His winepress of wrath against

unbelievers has their blood flowing to the height of a horseís bridle across Israel

 

12. Jesus will bring Israel, a remnant of Gentiles into His new Kingdom

 

13. Heaven and earth are cleansed made righteous for all to live in; worship God at Jerusalem

 

Hades

Unbelieversí bodies die; spiritual beings come here; wait torment for White Throne Judgment

 

Abyss

Demonic spirits (satanís angels; angels sinned) go torment Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

 

Tartarus/prison in Abyss

Disruptive demonic spirits (angels sinned) go torment prison/Abyss; await White Throne Judgment

 

10. satan will bound up, held in Tartarus, the prison in the Abyss for 1,000 years

 

Hell/Lake of Fire

Final eternal place of torment

8. antichrist/man of sin/beast + false prophet first come into Hell/ lake of fire; forever

 

6. Godís New Heaven; New Earth; New Jerusalem

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††††††††† 3rd Heaven

*Godís New Heaven Ė New Earth Ė New Jerusalem; all that is left those who love God

16. Israel and Gentiles become one family with our Father, our brother Jesus, and the Holy Spirit.

††† Living forever with glorified spiritual bodies in our Godís New Heaven, New Earth, New Jerusalem

††††††††† 2nd Heaven

Godís Spiritual Kingdom

Heaven/Paradise/Kingdom of God

††††† 1. All saved 1st resurrection in glorified bodies; priests of Father here, or reign with Jesus on earth

4. Any die in Christís Kingdom loving God; spiritual being comes here, awaits White Throne Judgment

10. Christís 1,000 year Kingdom ends; the existing 2nd Heaven will be destroyed

11. All angelic and human spiritual beings here, all in glorified bodies; go White Throne Judgment V

††††††††† 1st Heaven over earth; has once more become the Kingdom of God and His Son Jesus.

10a. The existing 1st heaven will be destroyed

White Throne Judgment unknown place in heavens

All judged except believers in glorified bodies

12. 2nd resurrection; All spiritual beings in 2nd Heaven or in Hades; reunited to their dead bodies

13. 3rd judgment on; 1. All demons in Abyss + Tartarus 2. All rejected God; those alive in Christís

Kingdom + all from Hades 3. All love Jesus from Christís Kingdom; alive and from 2nd Heaven

14. 2nd death for; 1. All people not in Book of life2. All demons; both cast into Hell/Lake of Fire V

15. All who are given glorified bodies, all holy angelic beings; come into New Heaven + Earth^

Earth

Christís 1,000 year Kingdom

2. Survivors Christís 2nd judgment, live in peaceful world of plenty under Jesus; yet sin still present

3. All who love God, when physically die in Christís earthly Kingdom; spiritual being goes 2nd Heaven^

5. Any reject God, when physically die in Christís earthly Kingdom; spiritual being goes to hades V

7. After 1,000 years satan turned loose on earth, forms army; God defeats his armies at Jerusalem

8. satan thrown into Hell/Lake of Fire; join antichrist + false prophet

10b. The existing earth will be destroyed

11a. All living in Christís Kingdom on earth taken to the White Throne Judgment ^

Hades

6.All reject God, die in Christís Kingdom; spiritual beings here, await White Throne Judgment

10c. Hades will be destroyed, will be no more

11b. All spiritual beings from Hades, taken to be judged before the White Throne Judgment ^

Abyss

10d. Abyss will be destroyed, will be no more

11c. All demonic spirits from Abyss go to White Throne Judgment ^

Tartarus/prison in Abyss

10e. Tartarus will be destroyed, will be no more

11d. All demonic spirits from Tartarus go to White Throne Judgment ^

 

*Hell/Lake of Fire; all that remains for those who rejected God

9. satan cast here to be with the antichrist/man of sin/beast forever

14a. All humans not in Book of Life cast Hell/Lake of Fire; punished according to sins

14b. All demons from Abyss and Tartarus cast Hell/Lake of fire to live eternally

 

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