Why will there be a "new earth?"

Catholic Answers Senior Apologist Jimmy Akin explains what Rev 21:1 means when it says there will be "a new heaven and a new earth."

Jimmy Akin is an internationally known author and speaker. As the senior apologist at Catholic Answers, he has more than twenty years of experiencing defending and explaining the Faith.

Jimmy is a convert to the Faith and has an extensive background in the Bible, theology, the Church...