Bible Study Questions

Questions for 9-11 Levels of Heaven

Weekly Study Questions

  1. What is an odd or strange question you have about life?
  2. What word meanings have changed over the course of your lifetime?
  3. Read 1 Corinthians 15:35-44. Any differences in versions?
    1. Identify from verse 35 the two questions Paul is attempting to address.
    1. What natural process is Paul comparing the resurrection to?
    1. What other parts of creation does Paul use to illustrate the nature of the resurrection?
    1. What is your interpretation of vs 40-41 after reading the whole passage?
    1. Discuss the four differences between the bodies we have now and our resurrected ones.
  4. Three realms verses levels
    1. Read Deuteronomy 11:8-12. What imagery is used? Specifically, about heaven?
    1. Read Psalm 8. What imagery is used here? Specifically, about heaven?
    1. Read Psalm 33:12-15. What imagery is used here? Specifically, about heaven?
    1. What do you make of the realms of heaven revealed in these verses?
  5. Read 2 Corinthians 12:1-5
    1. Why must Paul go on boasting? What is the point of this letter?
    1. What do you make of Paul’s mention of the third heaven?
    1. Do you believe that Paul is being scripturally accurate in stating this?
  6. Why does it matter if we understand heaven to have levels verses realms?
    1. What does it do to grace if we believe that heaven has levels of rewards?
    1. Do you agree with Paul that even though it isn’t easy, we must go on talking about faith?