What is another word for rapture?

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[ ɹˈapt͡ʃə], [ ɹˈapt‍ʃə], [ ɹ_ˈa_p_tʃ_ə]

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How to use "Rapture" in context?

The term "rapture" is used in a variety of religious contexts, with different doctrines ascribing to different meanings. In general, the term is used in two ways in Christianity. First, it is used to refer to the event described in the New Testament Book of Revelation when the "Lord Jesus will come forth from the temple and go out to meet the people" (16:15-16), and carry them away to be with him in heaven. Second, the term is used in the theological context of Paul's discussion of the "rapture of the church" in 1 Thessalonians 4:13-17.

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