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And the devil, who deceived them, was thrown into the lake of burning sulfur, where the beast and the false prophet had been thrown. They will be tormented day and night for ever and ever.
I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will all perish.
I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish; no one can snatch them out of my hand.
For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
Later in Revelation it says that all those who accepted the mark were also thrown in where the beast was thrown.
Either everyone goes to heaven or no-one does. I like it, very fair. I mean, I don't believe, but I wouldn't want to miss out!
Matthew 10:28 And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
No I think either everyone "made it" so to speak, unlikely but I'm willing to be proved wrong, or, death is just the end of life, the termination of our biological existence.
Originally posted by TKDRL
reply to post by jhill76
If your child did such a thing, would you not wonder where such blame lies? I would blame myself more than I blame them. If I taught them better, they would not do such a thing. Would I punish them for my #ty teaching? No.
Originally posted by r2d246
how about the parable of the rich man and lazerous? huuummmm?
Originally posted by jhill76
reply to post by SplitInfinity
The whole concept of Hell is a contradiction of logic. If GOD made MAN then GOD made Man's Ability to perform acts of EVIL.
Understandable. But, if I made my child, and he robbed a bank, am I responsible, or the child?