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How many people do you think there will be in heaven? I have a cousin who belongs to a group that claims only a few people will make it all the way to heaven, but is this what the Bible says?


No, this isn’t what the Bible teaches. The Bible tells us there will be a vast number of people in heaven — so many that no one could count them (see Revelation 7:9).

The Bible tells us many truths about heaven — but the most important is that heaven is the place where God is. In other words, in heaven we will be in God’s presence forever. Think of it! And not only will we be with God, but we will be with Jesus, who came to take us to heaven forever. His promise is for all who put their faith and trust in Him for their salvation: “In my Father’s house are many rooms…. I am going there to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back and take you to be with me” (John 14:2-3).

Don’t be misled by those who twist what the Bible says or turn their back on its clear meaning. Jesus Christ came for one reason: to make it possible for us to go to heaven when we die. He did this by taking all our sins upon Himself and dying on the cross for us. Now He offers us the gift of eternal life.

Have you accepted that gift? You can, by confessing your sins to God and asking Christ to come into your life as your Lord and Savior. And pray for your cousin, that he too may put his faith in Christ.

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  1. Tevion Carter says:

    God please let me go to heaven please for give me for all the things i did please go send this to god

  2. Lukas says:

    Hi see you soon

  3. darena says:

    i hope i get to heaven because i know i had did some bad things

    1. Cameron says:

      Just give your life to Jesus Christ and repent against your sins (apologize about them) to Jesus and God. God bless you and may Jesus be with you

  4. darena says:

    I think that is over 1000000000000000000 people because sometimes poeple has been good in life

    1. Tevion Carter says:

      Love everyone

  5. Lauren says:

    I hope I go to heaven. I want to say thanks to god and Jesus for making this possible for us! It’s a great opportunity and I wish to live with them forever! Stay safe and thank you again!

  6. Nicholas says:

    Thank you Christ! You will always be our Lord even though some may not accept that. Even me, an 11 year old, accepts you as my Lord and has faith in you to save me.
    We all love you so much.
    I am currently preparing for the Christ’s return. I have faith that he will save me and many other loyal Christians.
    I hope my family are a part of those who are saved, but one is an athiest, and most of the rest aren’t loyal.
    Only a couple months left!

    1. Lauren says:

      Me too! You will always be my saviour!

  7. christopher malik gray says:

    Jesus coming soon so be ready

  8. john says:

    No parent should out live their childeren!!!

  9. beth says:

    What a beautiful verse!!! (John 14:2-3) It makes me feel safe and secure because no matter what this world deals out I know my father is coming back for me!!! Thank you Jesus for loving me, for loving us all!!! Praise His Name!!!

  10. biblebeliever says:

    One way Jesus! Jesus is the way! Peace and salvation way Jesus is the ONLY way ! One way Jesus is the Way! Amen!!! See you in heaven 🙂