Friday, March 13, 2015

Also A Herenow

The cry for life beyond the grave is presumptuous, if there is no cry for eternal life prior to our descending to the grave. Eternity is no perpetual future but perpetual presence. He has planted in us the seed of eternal life. The world to come is not only a hereafter but also a herenow. 
     -Abraham Joshua Heschel 

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