Heaven Is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back Themes

Todd Burpo
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As seen in the title of the book, the main goal of this book is to get people to understand that heaven is for real. The author builds this case by telling the story of his son who nearly died. Months after his life-saving surgery, the child started referring to things that he saw in heaven. It was a difficult concept for anyone to grasp, even his parents. However, the more he talked about it, the more they realized that he was saying things that he couldn't possibly have known at his age and with his experiences. His parents began to realize the child truly had been to heaven and had seen Jesus.

The father, a pastor and the main author of this book, recognized the descriptions of heaven from various places in the Bible, some of them very obscure. He commented on the fact that there was...

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