What Are Some Ways in Which Jesus Is Depicted in Heaven?


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After his resurrection, when he was done speaking to his followers, Jesus was taken up into heaven to sit at the right hand of God, according to the Christian Bible. Jesus also spoke of preparing a place in Heaven for those who believe in him.

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According to Mark 16:19 in the New Living Translation, "When the Lord Jesus had finished talking with them, he was taken up into heaven and sat down in the place of honor at God's right hand."

Jesus is also depicted preparing a place in Heaven for his believers. Jesus is quoted in John 14:2, "In my Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you."

The Bible also speaks of Jesus' existence before his birth on earth. Referring to Jesus as the "Word," John 1:1-4 states, "In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. In him was life." Some believe this refers to Jesus existing with God in Heaven before his life on earth.

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