A Lesson on Eternity from the Sadducees

Posted September 9, 2017 9:35 pm by Casey Chalk

The common refrain among young couples in love is that their romantic passions – and, one hopes they intend, covenanted love – will last “forever.” A personal favorite in my high school days was Led Zeppelin’s “Thank You,” which seems, surprisingly enough, to bear echoes of Psalm 46:2-3: “If the sun refused to shine, I would still be loving you. / When mountains crumble to the sea, there will still be you and me.”
Those of us who have bound ourselves with conjugal vows for a long time may smile at such puppy-love declarations. And our culture is doing virtually everything

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