Belief in Afterlife refers to belief in continued existence after death of the body.
|Arguments in favor of||Arguments opposing|
|It encompasses the belief in immortal existence.|
|Belief in afterlife can encourage individuals to consider the longer term impact of their thoughts and actions.||Belief in afterlife may be abused as an excuse for procrastination, or an excuse for unacceptable actions to be overridden by compensating actions later.|
|It implies an existence beyond physical human body.|
|Belief in afterlife can help to change the individual's focus from physical aspects of life to spiritual ones.||Belief in afterlife may be abused to demean the value of human life in the physical world.|