You may be familiar with the lyrics, “this world is not my home; I’m just a passing through.” But despite its popularity, these words are not theologically accurate. Rather, as Doug Wilson suggests, we would be better off saying something along the lines of “heaven is not my home; I’ll just be passing through.”
Interested? Bewildered? Really confused? Watch 00:33:50 – 00:44:52 of the following video (roughly 11 minutes; it’s well worth your time).
The following is a video of “Evening of Eschatology” hosted by Desiring God. Those taking part in the discussion include John Piper (moderator), Sam Storms, Jim Hamilton, and Doug Wilson.
2 thoughts on “Heaven is Not My Home; I’ll Just Be Passing Through”
Did you watch the entire video? If so, thoughts?
I did. But it was quite some time ago. I really enjoyed it. That much I remember. You?
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