Heaven, Hell and Purgatory

Welcome to this lesson on Christian beliefs about heaven, hell and purgatory. This lesson will discuss issues around death, judgement and the afterlife. If this is a sensitive topic for you, we recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with a trusted adult nearby. Please make sure you have a pen and paper ready, and have cleared a quiet space for you to work in. If you have the TV or music on and can turn it off, please do. If you are not using your mobile phone for the lesson, it is best to put it to one side so you are not distracted by it. You will also need two different coloured pens: black or blue and another coloured pen, such as green or red. Click start when you are ready to think hard!

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which definition below best fits the Christian belief in 'grace'?

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Q2.What parable (story) did Jesus tell which explains how people will be judged on deeds?

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Q3.Which Bible verse below leads to the belief of some Christians that only people who believe in Jesus will go to heaven?

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Q4.Which sentence below best explains the verse 'faith if not accompanied by works is dead'?

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Q5.One reason Christians believe people have value is because they're made in God's image. What is another reason?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which definition below best fits the Christian belief in 'grace'?

1/5

Q2.What parable (story) did Jesus tell which explains how people will be judged on deeds?

2/5

Q3.Which Bible verse below leads to the belief of some Christians that only people who believe in Jesus will go to heaven?

3/5

Q4.Which sentence below best explains the verse 'faith if not accompanied by works is dead'?

4/5

Q5.One reason Christians believe people have value is because they're made in God's image. What is another reason?

5/5

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Heaven, Hell and Purgatory

Well done for completing the work in this lesson. I especially hope you are proud of the writing you have done for your evaluate question. Before you finish, complete the questions below to check your knowledge on the key words and beliefs from the lesson.

Q1.What event do many Christians believe in, which they believe is evidence that they will be resurrected?

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Q2.All Christians take Biblical descriptions of heaven and hell literally. True or false?

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Q3.Roman Catholics believe that purgatory is a place. True or false?

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Q4.Which type of Christian below often interprets the Bible using its historical context?

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Q5.Christians believe that when a person goes to heaven they become an angel. True or false?

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Quiz:

Heaven, Hell and Purgatory

Well done for completing the work in this lesson. I especially hope you are proud of the writing you have done for your evaluate question. Before you finish, complete the questions below to check your knowledge on the key words and beliefs from the lesson.

Q1.What event do many Christians believe in, which they believe is evidence that they will be resurrected?

1/5

Q2.All Christians take Biblical descriptions of heaven and hell literally. True or false?

2/5

Q3.Roman Catholics believe that purgatory is a place. True or false?

3/5

Q4.Which type of Christian below often interprets the Bible using its historical context?

4/5

Q5.Christians believe that when a person goes to heaven they become an angel. True or false?

5/5

Lesson summary: Heaven, Hell and Purgatory

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