Joining Jim Piper today is Dr. Mark Strauss to provide an introductory discussion on a massive topic: the Afterlife. Heaven and Hell.  As Believers, we believe in these concepts but the details are a little unclear.  What happens to our souls after we die?  Does it stay with our physical body until the resurrection?  What if our body was cremated or destroyed in an accident?  If the soul does not stay with the body then where does it go and when does it go there?  Those are just a few of the questions discussed in today’s podcast.  Regardless of where you are in your faith, the interaction and exchange of ideas between Jim and Dr. Strauss will be fascinating to anyone with an open mind who wants to learn. So make sure to catch this episode about the afterlife with Dr. Mark Strauss.

Dr. Mark Strauss is an American biblical scholar and professor of the New Testament at Bethel Seminary San Diego.  He also serves on the Committee on Bible Translation for the NIV Bible. Mark has authored more than a dozen books and has written many articles and papers on various biblical topics.  His website,, is a great resource for biblical and theological knowledge.

Podcast Transcript: Episode 68: The Afterlife – Dr. Mark Strauss

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