However, I submit that if you look at the overall presentation of both OT and NT (and especially of Jesus), you get a picture of hell very much like the “traditional” teaching on the subject. Hell is a place that many, even some Christians, refuse to believe, however because the Bible teaches about Hell we must believe it to be real and true. [, “The one who conquers will be clothed thus in white garments, and I will never blot his name out of the book of life. HIM IT MAKES HIM ANGRY. Now the soul is not in sheol, only the body is. Translations often times take certain key words from the original language and it can be clearly seen that other meanings behind the word would have been better fits. In that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.”. V And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also. This young lady is now chock full of demons and curses God. We speak of different degrees of punishment, but how much worse can being separated from God be? “Ages of the ages” was Greek but a Hebrew idiom, similar to king of kings or lord of lords, indicating the highest amount, the nth degree. 34 “For who has known the mind of the Lord? Repentance is also and more applicable to being saved, “a recognition of your condition outside of Christ that brings forth a broken heart over your sins and a desire to confess them and ask forgiveness”. “Then he will say to those on his left, ‘Depart from me, you cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels. Yours in Christ, Heaping him with great pain as he slowly dies. ‣ O The passages you find here were gathered carefully from the biblical text to find the 20 most significant Bible verses about heaven for use in greeting cards, personal reflection, or sermon preparation. The main teaching that God’s people do not go through the wrath of God is not what I have read over the last year. And as vile as she speaks of God I would pray that He shews her mercy on that day or brings her near Himself at some point in her life. And Jesus said unto him, Verily I say unto thee, To day shalt thou be with me in paradise. M If you are being tormented day and night unceasing for all eternity then as low a quality of life as that is, you are still in the strictest sense of the word “alive”. I have to say that reading greek and aramic which is quite easy these days online makes me question at least some ideas that have to be considered. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you? What Do Christians Believe About Dinosaurs? Jesus answered, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God. He even made metal images for the Baals, and he made offerings in the Valley of the Son of Hinnom and burned his sons as an offering, according to the abominations of the nations whom the Lord drove out before the people of Israel. eval(ez_write_tag([[300,250],'whatchristianswanttoknow_com-medrectangle-4','ezslot_1',116,'0','0'])); 1 Samuel 2:6 The Lord kills and brings to life; he brings down to Sheol and raises up. Because of the magnitude of the GREAT IMPORTANCE of this subject, it has turned out to be the most lengthy article that I have ever written. Just stay sensitive to the “wooings” of the Holy Spirit. Revelation 21:1-27 ESV / 191 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. We all have free will and we freely choose to believe in Christ or we reject Christ and when we do, we doom our fate for all eternity. 25 Encouraging Bible Verses About Strength, Words of Encouragement: 30 Uplifting Quotes. Isn’t this playing with the text?” “Where does it teach in the Bible that Jesus is Michael the archangel? This is the second death, the lake of fire. And as they still went on and talked, behold, chariots of fire and horses of fire separated the two of them. Hello Pansy. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also. Would a loving, just, merciful God not accept the loving prayers of Jews, Hindus, Muslims, or Buddhist, and instead send them to torture? G He will dwell with them, and they will be his people, and God himself will be with them as their God. Following is our understanding of these resurrection prophecies. Bible Verses About Wives Yes, I tell you, fear him! Simon Peter said to him, “Lord, where are you going?” Jesus answered him, “Where I am going you cannot follow me now, but you will follow afterward.”, ‘where their worm does not die and the fire is not quenched.’. E In my Father's house are many rooms. After that he must be released for a little while. He’s got to call you to repentance first and believe me, you’ll know it when He does if He hasn’t already. Blessed is the one who reads aloud the words of this prophecy, and blessed are those who hear, and who keep what is written in it, for the time is near. Jayla, You Tube is NOT a good place to get your biblical knowledge about anything in the Bible.