For now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part, but then I shall know just as I also am known.
During this physical life, Christians have only a glimpse into the spiritual realm. But we have the promise of a future time when we will see and understand and know God fully. Christians receive the Holy Spirit now as a down payment of that future change to spirit life at the first resurrection.
For more on this, see the article on “Resurrections: What Are They?”
Tomorrow on the Daily Bible Verse Blog: “The Greatest of These Is Love.”