Evans Church of Christ. Reincarnation. “(For all the Athenians and strangers which were there spent their time in nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear some new thing.)” Acts 17:21. Definitions. Reincarnation re = again in = inside carne = flesh To enter the flesh again
“(For all the Athenians and strangers which were there spent their time in nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear some new thing.)” Acts 17:21
re = again in = inside carne = flesh
To enter the flesh again
Transmigration – goes into a new body
Karma – actions decide destiny
déjà vu - already seen
Matt. 11:14 “Elijah” ~ John the Baptist
Jn.3:3 “born again” ~ spiritual
Gal.6:7 “reap” ~ eternal state
Gen.5:5 “Adam” - “all the days” 930 yrs.
Eccl. 9:5-6 “under the sun”
Heb. 9:27 “once to die”
Matt. 17:3ff - transfiguration of Moses
Luke 16:19-31 Rich man and Lazarus
“The way of all the earth”
1 Kings 2:2
“I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me.” 2 Sam. 12:23
Resurrections disprove reincarnation
Came back as the very person they were
“For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad.” 2 Cor. 5:10
Which person would be judged ?
India - Doctrine - over 3,000 years ago
Conditions are not so good
If reincarnation were true life would be better than any place on earth.
John 5:28 Marvel not at this: for the hour is coming, in the which all that are in the graves shall hear his voice,
John 5: 29 And shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life; and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of damnation.
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