Originally Posted by theophilus
So does the Bible.
It is born out that Conciousness is present and exists apart from the body, and apart from material form. Which even science today confirms since Einstein.
This is what the Jehovahs Witnesses are missing.
The Lord Himself spoke about "the world to come",
Who also told the repentant thief hanging next to Him on the cross...
"This day you shall be with me in Paradise."
See Luke 18:30, and 23:43.
Now concerning what is casually called the NDE today...
The apostle Paul, regarding Acts 14:19, shared in 2 Corinthians 12, tells us about his own "NDE", which was so astonishing in revelation to him that he speaks of himself in the second person.
Saying that he would not boast of himself, but rather of the Savior. Because?
He discovered something astonishing about his true personage, apart from his mortal and earthly frame.