From Temporality to Eternity: Three Philosophical Approaches

Document Type : Research Paper


University of Bari “Aldo Moro” F.L.E.S.S. Department, Italy


This article studies the problem of eternal life from a philosophical perspective. It focuses on the approaches of Bergson, Husserl, and Heidegger from contemporary philosophy, and shows that using these three philosophical approaches can better explain certain aspects of revealed theology, such as resurrection of flesh, eternity in a transcendent dimension, and eternal life as the angels in heaven. In this way, a point of interaction between philosophy and theology is highlighted.


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