General resurrection: A doctrine which states that at a point in time (called
the parousia, or "Second Coming") God will cast a final judgment on
humanity and raise into heaven both the "saved" who are currently
living, as well as the saved who have been dead.
Resurrection of the body: The belief that after death one's departed soul
will be restored, or resurrected, to a bodily life in heaven.
Immediate resurrection: A doctrine which states that after one's death there
is no intermediate state, such as purgatory, before one's soul enters its
eternal state. In other words, immediately following death, one's soul enters
its final place of rest.
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