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Have You Read the Book: “The Biblical Case for Everyone Going to Heaven”?

The Biblical Case for Everyone Going to Heaven is just over 59,000 words.  The title is straightforward and self-explanatory. Some people think Jesus Christ was crucified and raised from the dead so that a subset of the human race could go … Continue reading

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Robert Downey Jr. and Mel Gibson Demonstrate and Extol Forgiveness as a Virtue Worth Practicing

Robert Downey, Jr. recently described the power of forgiveness in his own life, and recommended it as a practice to his colleagues, as described in this article. Forgiveness is vastly underrated as a lifestyle strategy.  However, Jesus Christ practiced it to … Continue reading

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Names of the Lord: Jesus Is the Standard

What is the standard by which we are judged?  Jesus of Nazareth. Jesus was lifted up from the earth (John 12:32) – in the flesh on the cross, and in the spirit to heaven.  He is the One to whom … Continue reading

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He Who Ascended Is He Who Descended

In Ephesians 4:8-10 the apostle Paul gives in capsule form the grand outline of the journey of Christ.  Of course, since Christ is a type of God this passage outlines the journey of God Himself. That is, God Himself descended … Continue reading

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John Stott Challenges Woody Allen on Death

In this less-than-two-minute video clip, John Stott declares that Jesus Christ has conquered death.  Oh, how that truth gets lost so often in today’s discussions about Jesus. Therefore, since the children share in flesh and blood, He Himself likewise also … Continue reading

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“Heaven” – Christian Song

Michael English sings Heaven.  The lyrics are included. Much like the song I Can Only Imagine, the truth is more closely approached if you will listen to, and sing, the song in the present tense rather than the future tense.  We … Continue reading

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You Could Say God Died Twice for Us

You could say that God gave up His life two times on our behalf: First, He gave up His life as God to be birthed as Jesus of Nazareth in the earth.  Second, He gave up His life as Jesus … Continue reading

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Where and When Is Hell?

Q:  “But as for the cowardly, the faithless, the detestable, as for murderers, the sexually immoral, sorcerers, idolaters,  and all liars, their portion will be in the lake that burns with fire and sulfur, which is the second death.”  (Revelation … Continue reading

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Steve Hays of Triablogue Gives Weak Rebuttal

Steve Hays, writing for the blog Triablogue, has posted Does Everybody Get His Wings?  This is his rebuttal to my post Everyone Is Going to Heaven. If you are familiar with the traditional heaven-or-hell scenario for human afterlife, you will recognize that … Continue reading

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Steve Douglas Gives Timely Warning About Hasty Denunciations of Universalism

Steve Douglas of Undeception has written this post warning of false conclusions many people quickly draw when the word universalism is mentioned.

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