A Theory of Heaven and Hell 9
Have I dispensed with hell yet yes and no
Killing civilians is killing civilians.
Terrorism is terrorism.
I hope Dylan Roof is still conscious somewhere, and he already beginning to ‘live off the interest’ of his atrocious karma. Don’t worry, the initial deposit, the principal itself will take aeons to be paid off, or possibly forever.
Hell is a reality, as sure as Heaven. As you mention, most churches/pastors want to preach the Good News and so there is a tendency to either assume that everybody knows about Hell, or as one prominent theologian put it, that Hell is empty.
Liberal Protestantism gave up the concept of Hell as they reformulated Christian…