4.4.1 - Its Ultimate Purpose4.4.2 - When are Names Written?4.4.3 - Names Blotted Out The ultimate purpose of the Book of Life is to record the names of those who have trusted in Jesus Christ for salvation and have His righteousness imputed to their account (Gen. Gen. 15:6; Rom. Rom. 3:22; Rom. 4:3, Rom. 4:6, Rom. 4:9, Rom. 4:11; 2Cor. 2Cor. 5:21). Since Christs atoning sacrifice is the basis for redemption, it is also referred to as the Lambs Book of Life (Rev. Rev. 13:8+; Rev. 21:27+).