What happens after the millennial kingdom? Revelation 21:1 says that there is “a new heaven and new earth; for the first heaven and earth are passed away.” There is so much conjecture about what causes the earth to be destroyed. In this lesson, Dr. Bramson reviews basic science about the nature of matter. What cataclysmic event destroys the universe? What holds the universe together now? (Col 1:15-17) Moving on, what is necessary to become the bride of Christ? How big is the New Jerusalem?