Book of Life

<<register of those who will be in heaven>>

It is called the Lamb’s book of life because it contains the names of those who have been redeemed by the blood of the Lord Jesus Christ (the Lamb of God) and because they are

       Is my name recorded there?

walking with God will inherit eternal life (Lk 10:20; Jn 1:29; Phil 4:3; Rev 3:5, 20:12, 21:27). This is the only list in the universe where it is imperative that our name appears, for those whose names are not recorded in this book of life will be thrown into the lake of fire and experience eternal death (Rev 20:15).

See also: Christian, eternal damnation, eternal life, judgement/day of, Lamb of God, salvation.

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