ANSWER TO QUESTION 167 1/16/22

167. Why do believers die?

ANS: Death is the final result of living in a fallen world. Death for the believer is not penal, but completes the believer’s process of sanctification. It is the last enemy, which will remain until the final resurrection unto life.

SEE: Rom 8:1; 1 Cor 15:26; Lk 23:39-43; Acts 7:54-60; 1 Cor 11:30; 15:20-28, 51-58; 2 Cor 4:17-5-8; Phil 1:19-23; 3:10; 2 Tim 4:6-8; Heb 9:27-28; 12:1-13; 2 Peter 1:13-15; 1 John 5:16-17; Rev 14:13