As we began the study of eschatology, we saw that each
individual person is judged by God immediately after his or
her death. That prompt sentence is called the particular
The Bible is very emphatic in asserting that there is also a
general judgment of all mankind at the end of the world.
addresses each of us as
will address all of us as
, members of society. Also, after the resurrection, the
body must also share the judgment of the soul.
The general judgment addresses both
the whole human
, resurrected body reunited with the soul, and the whole
of human society.