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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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Joel Watts Adds Some Perspective on the Bell-Hell Controversy

Joel Watts of Unsettled Christianity offers this post to demonstrate that Rob Bell’s resistance to eternal torment in hell after this life is not without historical precedent.

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Robin Parry Outlines a Way to Discuss Rob Bell and Universalism

Robin Parry, who writes the Theological Scribbles blog has posted today How to Discuss Rob Bell Without Killing Each Other.  In it he offers rules of engagement to both sides of the debate. Robin wrote the book The Evangelical Universalist … Continue reading

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Randal Rauser Says Universalism Is Not a Four-Letter Word

Randal Rauser is Associate Professor of Historical Theology at Taylor Seminary in Edmonton. He’s an evangelical Christian who holds to the traditional heaven-or-hell scenario. However, I think his views are quite interesting, and you might feel similarly. His blog is … Continue reading

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Crystal Lewis Says Universalism Is Not a Bad Word

Crystal S. Lewis writes the blog Diary of a Christian Universagnosticostal.  In my most recent post here, I made reference to her series of posts on “Hell.” Crystal has also written a post titled Should Universalism Be a Dirty Word? to which … Continue reading

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David W. Congdon Explains Why He Is a Universalist

Thanks to Richard Beck of Experimental Theology, I learned of David W. Congdon and his blog The Fire and the Rose (an allusion to T.S. Eliot).  David has written a series of posts on universalism indexed at Why I Am a … Continue reading

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Yale Philosophy Professor Keith DeRose Supports Universalism

Through Richard Beck of Experimental Theology, I learned of Professor Keith DeRose.  Dr. DeRose teaches philosophy at Yale.  While teaching an adult Sunday School class on the subject of universalism, DeRose found more material than he could cram into the … Continue reading

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Professor Richard Beck Explains Why He Accepts Universalism

A few days ago I wrote about a post by Professor Richard Beck on his Experimental Theology blog in which he wrote that he was atttracted to universalism more because it provided an answer to evil (or pain or suffering) … Continue reading

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Texas Professor “Gets” Universalism

Professor Richard Beck of Abilene Christian University is a research psychologist. He writes the blog Experimental Theology. In his recent post, Universalism and the Open Wound of Life, he offers a logical rational for everyone going to heaven.  I was … Continue reading

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