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HELL AS SEPARATION FROM GOD? THE MISERY PARADOX

One of the most frequently invoked descriptions of the essence of hell is that it is separation from God.  It is the eternal misery that inevitably results when a person made in the image of God is cut off the very source of joy, the eternal fountain of truth, beauty and goodness. 836 more words

matthaiti reblogged this on Tea in Solitude and commented:

I wanted to share this as a part of the series on paradox in Christian thought. Well done, Dr. Walls.

Christians defining faith

It has become a hallmark of modern atheism that it often attempts to redefine ‘faith’ to mean something Christians simply do not mean by the term. 1,370 more words

Faith

A reply to Philochristos regarding theistic determinism

“Even though we stress ever so strongly that God’s authority is finally at issue, the idea of a rigid causality arises. But this may not be.

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Calvinism

Can you tell Jesus' story without Satan?

Roma Downey and Mark Burnett, who produced last year’s smash-hit miniseries The Bible, are recycling the portions of that miniseries to create a theatrically released film about Jesus called  739 more words