”Where do we get our ideas about judgment and hell?’ (part 2) ‘But because of your stubbornness and your unrepentant heart, you are storing up wrath against yourself for the day of God’s wrath, when his righteous judgment will be revealed.’ Romans 2v5 Jean-Paul Sartre in his play ‘No Exit’ tells the story of three people who find themselves trapped in a […]

”Where do we get our ideas about judgment and hell?’ (part 1) And the angels who did not keep their positions of authority but abandoned their proper dwelling—these he has kept in darkness, bound with everlasting chains for judgment on the great Day.’ (Jude 1v6) For many people, this picture is how they imagine hell. A dystopian existence in an […]

‘Are Adam and Eve responsible for bringing God’s judgement upon the world by allowing sin to enter it?’ (part 2) ‘By the same word the present heavens and earth are reserved for fire, being kept for the day of judgment and destruction of the ungodly.’ 2Peter 3v7 Following on from the idea of how judgement on the world has been brought about […]

‘How should we understand God’s judgment in a broken and fallen world?’  “I will sweep away everything from the face of the earth,” declares the Lord.’ (Zephaniah 1v2) For many, God’s judgment runs something akin to the man in the picture (above) who stands ready to squash some bug under his shoe. An indifferent and wanton deity who […]