eternity

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the afterlife

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ages

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time without end

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a state of eternal existence believed in some religions to characterize the afterlife

a seemingly endless time interval (waiting)

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That is, eternal existence of ancestors should be practically confirmed.
Exempt from this is to imagine the infinite eternal existence of the Creator--the Most High--in eternity, without an end, for this is not objectionable to the intellect.
The central question that resounds throughout the book is whether "human rights have an independent eternal existence, and what does the 'reality' of such rights involve?
He is also everlasting and cannot cease to exist, because it is impossible for something to become non-existent when its pre- eternal existence has been established.
This is true even in an infinite time span and in the case of an infinite multiplicity of contingent beings, because, no matter how many contingent beings one might consider, none would exist without a necessary being, just as, in the case of a watch with many wheels, since wheels do not move themselves, there would be no motion without a spring, even if the multiplicity of wheels was infinite and they had an eternal existence (Summa Theologica, I, 2, 3).
The election of the soul in this God-given capacity is "confirmed in annihilation, the proof on earth that a soul has attained the repose and peace of eternal existence in the Trinity" (77).
Imagine that in the aftermath of the Big Bang an oxygen atom was spawned and became destined for eternal existence.