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Technically Abraham did not go straight to heaven as many people think. Abraham and all other righteous people did not go to heaven until Jesus Christ the son of God came to earth in human form to die for our sins. At this time all believers of God ascended into heaven. and no one will go to heaven until Christ returns. as it says in in 1 Corinthians 15:52 it says"...the Christians who have died will be raised with transformed bodies."

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When Christ died on the cross He died for all and that included Adam and Eve and everyone after. The Bible teaches that "there is no other name under heaven" to save mankind other than the name of Jesus; "by one man (Jesus)" all mankind are saved; Everyone including people who lived before Jesus' time were saved by Jesus' death on the cross. So then how can people before Jesus time be saved through Jesus' atonement when they knew nothing about Jesus is the question. The answer is simple. If they did not know they will know and yes even after death they can and will know about Jesus otherwise God must have some other way of saving them and that is a absolute contradiction with biblical teaching about salvation in Christ alone.

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Q: If Jesus Christ is the only way to heaven and there is no chance after you die to accept Christ as your Savior then how did Abraham go to heaven?
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