The Resurrection of the Body in Modern Thought

  • Paul Badham
Part of the Library of Philosophy and Religion book series


The most common belief in a future life among contemporary Christianity is that after death we will be given new and glorious bodies in heaven. These ‘spiritual bodies’ will not be the same bodies as those we now inhabit, nor will they be glorified and transformed versions of these bodies. Rather they will be quite different bodies, and the only bond of unity between our present and future bodies is that they will be ‘owned’ successively by the same personality.


Future Life Christian Belief Christian Doctrine Christian Thought Immortal Soul 
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© Paul Badham 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Badham
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  1. 1.Lecturer in TheologySt David’s University CollegeLampeter, WalesUK

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