The Imagining the Afterlife Collection
People Who've Claimed to Have Seen or Gone to Hell 1.4M VIEWS People of all religions debate whether hell is real, but for all the people on this list, the question is not up for ... 15 Eerie Indications Your Past Lives Are Seeping Into The Present 539k VIEWS If you've ever experienced memories that do not seem to be your own, had the feeling of déjà vu, or ... The Best Fictional Representations Of Purgatory In Modern Pop Culture 526 VOTES According to Pope St. John Paul II, the word purgatory “does not indicate a place, but a condition of existence.” The Roman ... 14 People Who Survived Near Death Experiences Share What The Afterlife Is ... 115.7k VIEWS One of the greatest unanswered questions about death is whether we are transported to another place after we take our final ... Where Our Image Of Hell Comes From 2.2k VIEWS The most popular modern conception of Hell posits an underworld filled with fire and torment. Surprisingly, however, the ... Purgatory Doesn't Appear In The Bible, So Where Did It Come From? 5.3k VIEWS What happens when you die? According to Catholic theology, you go to either Heaven or Hell, but to reach either you ... 15 People Who've Died Describe The Sensation Of Coming Back To Life 168.5k VIEWS Stories of near-death experiences always differ based on the person who nearly bit the bullet. In certain instances, rather than ... These People Have Scarily Accurate Memories Of What Their Lives Were Like ... 36k VIEWS According to numerous studies, there is an affliction known as childhood amnesia, which suggests that people simply cannot ... Signs You're Already Dead And Just Hanging Out In Purgatory 101.3k VIEWS Don't worry: Your body will give you more than a few signs you're dead. After that, things gets sketchy. There are ... The Most Nightmarish Depictions Of Hell Ever Conceived 4.9k VOTES Wondering what hell looks like has long been a fascination of artists. Much of what people know of hell comes from ... The Best Horror Movies About Hell 2.4k VOTES Given that it's supposed to be the scariest place in existence, it's surprising that there aren't more horror movies set in ... 10 Ways To Bust Out Of Hell: A Practical Guide 24.6k VIEWS Not to rain on your parade, but there’s a good chance when you die you’re going to end up in Hell. This isn’t a judgment on you ... All Of The Versions Of Purgatory 7.2k VIEWS No one truly knows what happens to human beings after they die. For many people, religious beliefs about the afterlife help ... The Creepiest Real-World Gateways to Hell 1.3k VOTES You've all heard of Buffy the Vampire Slayer's Hellmouth. But did you know there are many real places on the planet reputed to ... The Best Movies About the Afterlife 1k VOTES What is it about the afterlife that piques our curiosity? Some of the most intriguing books and movies discuss the possibilities ... 9 People Who Have “Seen" Heaven… And Made A Career Out Of It 17.4k VIEWS It’s not easy figuring out what you want to be when you grow up. In addition to traditional careers, technological ... The Best Songs About Hell 2.6k VOTES Whether you're religious or not, you can't deny that some of the best songs of all time are about hell. Here is Ranker's list of ... The Funniest Comedy Movies About Heaven 279 VOTES What would heaven be without a hefty dose of humor and laughter? The funniest comedies about heaven feature newly dead folks ... The Creepiest Depictions Of Hell In The Movies 226 VOTES Most of us wonder what happens when we die, so it's no surprise movies have been preoccupied with what comes next since the ... Creepy Depictions Of Purgatory From History 376 VOTES Art history is rich with depictions of purgatory. Some are more benign than others, but the majority of such works paint a ...