Rethinking hell : readings in evangelical conditionalism /

Most evangelical Christians believe that those people who are not saved before they die will be punished in hell forever. But is this what the Bible truly teaches? Do Christians need to rethink their understanding of hell? In the late twentieth century, a growing number of evangelical theologians, b...

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Other Authors: Date, Christopher M. (Editor), Stump, Gregory G. (Editor), Anderson, Joshua W. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Eugene, Oregon : Cascade Books, [2014]
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / John G. Stackhouse Jr.
  • part 1. Rethinking hell.
  • Igniting an evangelical conversation / Peter S. Grice
  • Introduction to evangelical conditionalism / Glenn A. Peoples
  • part 2. Influential defenses of conditionalism.
  • The final end of the wicked / Edward W. Fudge
  • The nature of final destiny / Stephen H. Travis
  • Judgment and hell / John R.W. Stott
  • The destruction of the finally impenitent / Clark H. Pinnock
  • The case for conditional immortality / John W. Wenham
  • part 3. Biblical support for conditionalism.
  • The doom of the lost / Basil F.C. Atkinson
  • New Testament teaching on hell / E. Earle Ellis
  • Does Revelation 14:11 teach eternal torment? / Ralph G. Bowles
  • The general trend of Bible teaching / Harold E. Guillebaud
  • Claims about "hell" and wrath / Anthony C. Thiselton
  • part 4. Philosophical support for conditionalism.
  • Is the soul immortal? / Philip E. Hughes
  • Divine justice / Henry Constable
  • Divine and human punishment in the New Testament / Christopher D. Marshall
  • A kinder, gentler damnation? / Nigel G. Wright
  • The future of the totally corrupt / Richard G. Swinburne
  • part 5. Historical considerations.
  • The development of Gehenna between the Old and New Testaments / Kim G. Papaioannou
  • Conditionalism in the early church / LeRoy E. Froom
  • part 6. Conditionalism and evangelicalism.
  • Hell and evangelical unity / Evangelical Alliance
  • Diverse Christian beliefs about life beyond death / Roger E. Olson
  • Equally Orthodox Christians / Ben Witherington III.