Why ALL Universalism is Heresy

All universalism is heresy. That is, it is anti-Christ in its various assertions, which is to say Universalism (in any of its forms) works systematically opposite of worshipping Jesus as THE active judge of the cosmos. Reducing Jesus' statements about His role as universal Judge to Jesus' acting as a combination of time dispensor and …

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Biblical considerations for an inclusive view of salvation

Biblical considerations for an inclusive view of salvation — Read on rachelheldevans.com/blog/bible-inclusive-salvation-heaven-hell ______________________ OTHER RESOURCES: C. S. Lewis’ Emeth: An Illustration of Inclusive Salvation What About Those Who Have Not Heard?Universalism and “The Devil’s Redemption” | Jesus Creed

3 Crucial Reasons Why Holding to PSA (Penal Substitution Atonement) is Legitimate

1. Only Exclusive PSA is Problematic Justice can be both restorative and retributive; these complementary aspects of authentic justice are not mutually exclusive. Rather, the two aspects belong together in order to comprise and demonstrate a well-rounded justice. Penal Substitution Atonement can harmoniously coexist with other Atonement views, such as Medical Substitution, Christus Victor, Aikido …

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Greg Boyd on Divine Wrath and the Penal Substitute View of Atonement

Please access the following articles: 10 Problems with the Penal Substitution View of the Atonement | Reknew.org Does Greg Boyd Accept Divine Wrath? | Patheos: Jesus Creed Reknew.org (Key Word search: Wrath) ______________________ OTHER RESOURCES: Penal Substitution is Unavoidable | Jesus Creed Gustaf Aulén's Christus Victor (Excerpt) What about God’s Wrath? | Escape to Reality …

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The World will NOT “End” on September 23, 2017

Recently, Fox News ran an article, which ridicules a "Christian Numerologist/Astrologist," David Meade, for claiming biblical prophecy asserts the world will end on September 23, 2017. Thankfully, the Fox News writer comes to the correct conclusion in the article by referring to a quote from author Jonathan Sarfati As usual with any astrology (or Christian …

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Q&A: “How Good Must I be In Order to be Called a Christian?”

A Facebook friend-of-friend recently posted the following:To be saved a person must stop smoking, drinking, drugs, and cussing. Attend church on a regular basis, and become a born again Christian. Now are you ready to commit to being a Christian? If not then Hell is your destiny.....If you don't believe me, read your Bible. So …

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Mark 11-15 | The Passion Week of Jesus, the Son of God, the Messiah

In previous studies in Mark, the reader has noticed the Book is split into 5 natural sections, of which Mark 11-15 are the 4th division. Perhaps needless to say, this section is replete with fulfillments of Messianic prophecies, teachings and actions... of course, the ultimate of these being the Crucifixion of our Lord and Savior, followed …

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Exposing the “Third and Fourth Generation” Lie

It is the aim of Lamb's Harbinger to bring good news to the afflicted/poor, to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty for the captives and freedom for the imprisoned, & that now is the time of God's gracious favor for all to accept (Is. 61). Some of the religious lawyers and "leaders" in Jesus' day did just …

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The Much Abused but Indestructible Conscience

John Bunyan, in his now almost-ancient spiritual allegory, the Holy War, described a man whose name is Conscience. He dwelt in the city of Mansoul. And, the arch enemy of that city, Diabolos, would assail the realm; and, “that wicked one” would seek to defile Conscience with temptations and sin, would ill-treat him, and would chain …

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Break Not, Quench Not: Reconciling God’s Mercy & Justice

In a previous post, titled Who's the Weak One?, Lambs Harbinger described one of the reasons a Christian may be judgemental. In that article, I began by saying, in most cases, Christians have generous attitudes (i.e. compassionate, understanding, forgiving, respectful, giving the benefit of the doubt, thinking the best of, etc.). If they have not been gracious …

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