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In the scriptures, the word heaven is used in two basic ways. First, it refers to the place where God lives, which is the ultimate home of the faithful (see Mosiah 2:41). Second, it refers to the expanse around the earth (see Genesis 1:1).

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In the scriptures, the word heaven is used in two basic ways. First, it refers to the place where God lives, which is the ultimate home of the faithful (see Mosiah 2:41). Second, it refers to the expanse around the earth (see Genesis 1:1).

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Learning Resources

General Resources

What Happens after We Die?ComeUntoChrist.org

Church Magazines

Sheila Kindred, “Snapshots of Heaven,” Friend, June 2005

Milton V. Backman Jr., “Witnesses of the Glories of Heaven,” Ensign, March 1981

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Teaching Resources

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The Three Kingdoms of Heaven,” Friend, February 1986

Media

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Kingdom of Heaven,” The Latter-day Saints Channel Q&A, episode 28

Three Degrees of Glory,” The Latter-day Saints Channel Q&A, episode 11

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