C s lewis quotes on dating
And we have that to look forward to and we will enjoy that together. Everything about continuity from this life to the next, the shared experiences we have had here we will look back as we were like soldiers in the trenches together and we had great times and we had hard times and we should expect those relationships with family to be special and continue forever.
And so I think those who are afraid, well, my wife, my husband is my best friend. But in couples with no marriage it would seem to me that the sexual relationship would not be something that we would expect.
If so, is heaven a place of perpetual celibacy or is there sexual activity in heaven? I believe that there is sex in heaven, sex on the new earth in terms of sexuality, gender.
And then Lewis makes the argument that perhaps our sense of loss about the idea of not being able to have sexual relationships is like that boy thinking that chocolate is the greatest joy and that there are greater joys that await us.
The boy knows chocolate: he does not know the positive thing that excludes it. We know the sexual life; we do not know, except in glimpses, the other thing which, in Heaven, will leave no room for it.” Profound.
So speaking of heaven, at what age will our resurrected bodies appear?
And we need to realize that is a very limited respect in which we will be like the angels.
It is not that we will become like angels in most respects, but that is a specific one that we are told.