eternity

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eternity

Theol the condition of timeless existence, believed by some to characterize the afterlife
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The eternal existence of ancestors is confirmed as long as their descendants remember and represent them.
And it was this role, they believed, that marked them off from other forms of life as uniquely worthy, thereby giving human lives a special meaning and eternal existence not shared by other animals or inanimate objects.
People graphically imagined, in minute detail, the suffering of Christ and what it meant to leave an eternal existence for a mortal, finite one.
This is the self that has an eternal existence outside of the illusion of time, and in that sense "beyond" not "after" death.
The desire for a successful journey through the night, as a cyclical rebirth, together with the vision of an eternal existence among the imperishable stars, motivate the inclusion of these texts in the decor of the royal tombs, and their specific placement in relationship to the burial chamber.