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- Prodigal Son the parable for Heaven and Hell?.
We may think of the parable of the sheep and goats as the parable that most closely describes heaven and hell. Maybe the parable of the Prodigal Son is a much more compelling picture of heaven and hell for us right now. What if eating with the pigs is pretty close to what hell looks like.
- Heavy Responsibility
I wonder if there will be people in hell who blame their Christian teachers for not really challenging them with the hard truth.
- No tension, no sanctification
Lewis also wrote a book called The Great Divorce about heaven and hell. And his depiction of hell was a city in which anybody could get whatever they so desired.
- The Source of Sin is Scarcity
And this would describe why hell would be what it is, and why it would be so bad– because there would be lots of scarcity (because God, the creator of all things wouldn’t be around) and lots of people going to desperate measures to resolve that scarcity… until it all eventually runs out. So, before we get to heaven or hell, what could be our present day application?
- Wanting Our Harm
And even if they do know they will get banished to hell forever, it dawned on me, they just might be keen to make slaves out of weaker, lesser beings. So, after I pictured that, and realized that they really want nothing good for me, in fact they are fighting to take away my salvation, and perhaps even are looking to make me their slave in hell, it scared the crap out of me and I don’t mind saying I want them to be destroyed and punished.
- Bad Milk Gone Bad
What about hell?
- Good Enough to Go to Heaven
Don’t we draw the line just below ourselves, because we think “I’m a pretty good guy and God is love so he wouldn’t send me to hell, right?”
- Step up and Wrestle
I don’t know where I stand on Universalism, Sexuality, Hell, and all those hard issues of this culture.
- God, Stop Being Stupid
All others will go to hell.
- Breathe Acts: Miraculous Healing
he hadn’t had a drink for ten years, but tonight he said he had been thinking what the hell, why not a beer.