Definition of eternal life in English:

eternal life


Christian Theology
  • Spiritual existence after death of the body.

    ‘the belief in eternal life’
    • ‘According to this view, Jesus' death made salvation and eternal life possible for others.’
    • ‘I felt at peace because God had forgiven me, and my life had a purpose and the promise of eternal life in heaven.’
    • ‘Biblically, eternal life and the resurrection of the body are essentially the same thing.’
    • ‘There would be no promise of eternal life if Jesus had not first faced sin and death.’
    • ‘For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.’