God became a man, so that He could lift mankind. In all nations and religions. ‘heaven’ is imagined vertically, as something ‘above’, ‘above us’. To enter into heavenly communion, the divine was conceived as holy exaltation. The apostle Paul thus states that “in Christ they will all be revived”: First Christ, then those who follow Christ, and finally the whole existence (b.2324), “so that God may be all in all”.