Contributed by Sam Mccormick on Jul 9, 2017
In John's description of heaven, he saw the river of life, and on either side of the river was the tree of life, and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations. Healing in heaven? From what? Illness? Injuries? And nations in heaven?
LEAVES FOR HEALING
I. Afterlife – almost universally believed in
Belief in the afterlife is common to practically all peoples of the earth.
• Some American Indians called it the “happy hunting ground”
• Ancient Judaism accepted the idea of life beyond physical death, but with little grasp