Into the spectacle-loving world, with all of its spectacle makers and spectacle-making industries, came the grandest Spectacle ever devised in the mind of God and brought about in world history—the cross of Christ. It is the hinge of history where all time collides, where all human spectacles meet one unsurpassed,...
Hell is for judgment upon those who’ve sinned against God, not simply for those who’ve heard the gospel or not heard the gospel. —Erik Raymond
Unlocking the Bible continues to release weekly episodes of Readers and Writers with Colin Smith, a podcast recorded live at The Gospel Coalition’s 2017 National Conference.
Our next guest is Erik Raymond, who shares about his writing and newest book from The Good Book Company, Is Hell for real? And other questions about judgment, eternity and the God of love.
Here’s a summary of the book’s content:
The word hell conjures up all kinds of nightmares in people’s minds, but also presents a difficulty for many Christians. How can a God who the Bible says literally “is love” condemn anyone to an eternity of torment? Will punishment be eternal? Is hell for real?
In this short, accessible book, pastor and author Erik Raymond reviews this important subject for everyone with pastoral warmth and biblical clarity.
Listen to Pastor Colin’s interview with Erik! (You can also subscribe to the iTunes podcast.)