Compare and Contrast
Graphic Organizers compare - to examine (two or more objects, ideas, people, etc.) in order to note similarities and differences; to compare two pieces of literary work (Webster's. p 416): contrast - to compare in order to show unlikeness or differences; note the opposite natures, purposes, etc., of: Contrast the political rights of Romans and Greeks (Webster's. p 442).
compare liken, assimilate, similize, liken to, compare with; make or draw a comparison, analogize, relate; metaphorize; draw a parallel; match; examine side by side, view together; weigh or measure against, contrast oppose, set in opposition, set off against, set in contrast, counterpose, note similarities and differences (Chapman, 1977) .
Resurrection The resurrection is future (John 5:28"the hour is coming") Preceded by the first resurrection (Revelation 20:4-6) Preceded by the second resurrection (Revelation 20:5, 13-15) Death Men are under the curse of physical death (Heb. 9:27). Death is the norm. Men enjoy unusual longevity but there is occasional death (Isaiah 65:20,22). Death is the exception. "There shall be no more death" (Revelation 21:4) Animals Animals are under the curse and bondage resulting from the fall of man (Rom. 8:20-21). Many animals are fierce, dangerous and carnivorous. Animals are delivered from the curse and bondage which resulted from man's sin, and no animals are fierce and carnivorous (Hosea 2:18; Ezek. 34:25; Isaiah 11:6-8) No mention of animals The Sea (Ocean) The sea is in existence The sea is in existence (Rev. 20:13; Ps. 72:8; Ezek. 47:8,15,17) "There was no more sea" (Rev. 21:1) Sun and rain We enjoy both (Matthew 5:45) In Christ's kingdom of peace both will exist (Isaiah 30:26; Zech. 14:17) There will be no sun and no rain (Rev. 21:23)