Denying Hell? (Turretin)

The last section of Francis Turretin's Institutes appropriately covers the doctrine of the last things (eschatology). Turretin's seventh question is this: "Is there a hell? And what are its punishments...?" Turretin immediately says yes, hell is real and it is a place of punishment for the wicked. He gives numerous Scripture quotations to defend the… Continue reading Denying Hell? (Turretin)

Jesus’ Teaching On Hell

  Jesus talked about hell quite a bit; if you’ve read the Gospels, this is not a groundbreaking statement.  I appreciate how Don Carson reflects on Jesus’ “hard” teaching on hell: 1) On the whole Jesus himself is not shocked by the existence of hell, but by the hardness of people’s hearts.  As I already… Continue reading Jesus’ Teaching On Hell