King Solomon wanted to give to God a much greater gift. He wished for the temple he built to be worthy of God’s presence in it. To secure raw materials, he messaged the king of Tyre.
“No, O people, the LORD has told you what is good, and this is what he requires of you:
“I would have lost heart, unless I had believed That I would see the goodness of the LORD In the land of the living”— Psalm 27:13
"The Lord will guide you always; he will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame.
All the days of Methuselah were nine hundred sixty and nine years: and he died
- Genesis 5:27
Romans 14:8 For whether we live, we live unto the Lord; or whether we die, we die unto the Lord: whether we live therefore, or die, we are the Lord's.
The human soul is the part of a person that is not physical. It is the part of every human being that lasts eternally after the body experiences death.
The ascension completes Jesus’s earthly mission and signifies his enthronement as heavenly king.
“Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved”- Acts 4:12
“The blind man answered, "Now that is remarkable! You don't know where he comes from, yet he opened my eyes. We know that God does not listen to sinners.