Why did Jesus ascend to Heaven in body, 40 days after the Resurrection?

In the second coming of Christ, all of us are going to receive a resurrected body. We will live in eternity in both body and soul, being forever filled with the presence of the resurrected and ascended Christ.

Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

Whilst physical thirst can be satisfied by a glass of water, the thirst of our soul is not so easily satisfied. Nothing in the material world can satisfy the thirst of our soul.

The Sunday of Thomas

Initially, when Thomas first heard about the resurrection from the other disciples, he was greatly disappointed to have missed the event. So great was his disappointment, and so great was his desire to experience the reality of the resurrection, that he challenged his God to make it real.

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