Originally posted on The Isaiah 53:5 Project:
The parents of American journalist James Foley have said that they are “so proud” of their son and know that he is in Heaven, after he was brutally murdered by members of Jihadist group ISIS.
“We know Jimmy’s free,” John Foley said in front of his family’s home in Rochester, New Hampshire on Wednesday. “He’s finally free. And we know he’s in God’s hands … and we know he’s in Heaven.”
While death, especially unnecessary death at the hands of evil, is a hard thing to deal with, it’s comforting to know that followers of Christ, regardless of their earthly circumstances, will enjoy an eternity that is more fantastic than we can possibly imagine.
“And He will wipe away every tear from their eyes; and there will no longer be any death; there will no longer be any mourning, or crying, or pain; the first things have passed away.”
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