175 – Temporal Death
§ 175.Temporal death is the termination of man’s temporal life by the separation 1 of his immortal soul 2 from his mortal body 3.
1. Temporal death is the termination of man’s temporal life by the separation…
Luke 12:20 But God said unto him, Thou fool, this night thy soul shall be required of thee.
II Timothy 4:6 I am now ready to be offered, and the time of my departure is at hand.
Philippians 1:23 I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better.
II Corinthians 5:1, 4, 8 We know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. (4) For we that are in this tabernacle do groan, being burdened: not for that we would be unclothed, but clothed upon, that mortality might be swallowed up of life. (8) We are confident, I say, and willing rather to be absent from the body, and to be present with the Lord.
2. …of his immortal soul
Matthew 10:28 Fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul.
Matthew 22:32 I am the God of Abraham, and the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. God is not the God of the dead, but of the living.
3. ...from his mortal body
Romans 8:11 He that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies.
I Corinthians 15:35 But some man will say, How are the dead raised up?
I Corinthians 15:44 It is sown a natural body; it is raised a spiritual body.
Matthew 10:28 And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear Him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.