Category Archives: Hell

What John Eldredge Teaches Me

From Sacred Romance (1997) to Journey of Desire (’01), Wild At Heart (’01), to Waking the Dead (’03), Epic (’04), to Walking with God (’08), to Beautiful Outlaw (’11) and now The Utter Relief of Holiness (’13)–I’ve read my share … Continue reading

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“He Descended Into Hell”

In the back of my Bible, I have a copy of the Apostles’ Creed, and it contains the line “He descended into hell,” which I tend to recite.  But there are leading evangelical figures who object to this line, contending that it has no … Continue reading

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9 Things You Should Know About Holy Week

The following is a repost from here: ________________________________________ 9 Things You Should Know About Holy Week by Joe Carter, an editor for the Gospel Coalition Holy Week is the week before Easter, a period which includes the religious holidays of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Beautiful Outlaw by John Eldredge

Since learning of John Eldredge one day in chapel, during my undergrad days, I’ve been reading his works on and off.  As I’ve said in a previous post, there’s a kind of adventure that Eldredge takes me on that I’ve … Continue reading

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Why the doctrine of Hell?

The Bible teaches the doctrine of hell.  It’s there.  Jesus, the God-man, taught on hell.  It’s real. However the doctrine of hell has been reconstructed to the point of being nonexistent, at least to some theologians and popular religious leaders. … Continue reading

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