The way that God, our Creator, intends for us to live is known by every human being. How God intends for us to live is called God’s “will” or God’s “law.” Jesus referred to God’s law as God’s “commandment” or “word.” Jesus taught that it is God’s will or intention for us to love our …Read More
Posts Tagged ‘Forgiveness’
When Jesus preached the gospel, “The kingdom of God is at hand,” he called for a response: “Repent, and believe in the gospel.” What does “repent” mean?
The meaning of “repent” is found in Jesus’ parable of the “prodigal son” (Luke 15:11-24) as follows:
“And he (Jesus) said, …Read More
This essay is written in response to email asking “What do Christian Deists believe about hell?” “Hell” is often defined as a place where human souls are tortured forever by fire because these persons failed to accept some particular religion during their time on earth.
The idea of “everlasting torment in hell” was well known in …Read More