(RNS) — Unless we build bridges and trust, neither the church nor America has much of a future.
Tag - hell
(The Conversation) — The idea of an afterlife as a moral tool goes back to the Greeks, but in present times, the concept of eternal perdition has radically...
(RNS) — While the 'Forever' universe appears to be nontheistic or at least agnostic, there is a kind of secular dogma that runs through it. Think of it as a...
(The Conversation) — The Christian belief in hell has developed over the centuries, influenced by both Jewish and Greek ideas of the afterlife.
VATICAN CITY (AP) — It was the second time in as many days that Francis has warned about the destructive work of the devil after making headlines recently by...
(RNS) — 'I suppose if there is anything I could say I reject, it is the idea that God’s love and acceptance is dependent on our right belief. I no longer see...
(RNS) — The pope has in fact spoken of hell in the past in a way that clearly indicates that he believes in it.
ROME (AP) — The services come amid a new communications controversy at home over the existence of hell.
(RNS) — Charles Manson is dead. No one is about to sit shiva for him.
Caleb Wilde says many churches teach that "death, and our mortality, is at heart both shameful and has little to no redeeming value."
SINGAPORE (RNS) — For Buddhists and Taoists during the seventh month of the lunar year, the line between the realms of the living and dead blurs.
'What is the Bible?' is Rob Bell at his Rob Bell-iest: punchy, conversational and riddled with provocative questions.
(RNS) I’m totally grateful for the support some friends are giving me. But does God care about such prayers?
(RNS) A new study suggests Americans as a whole hold seemingly incompatible beliefs on the nature of God and heaven.
(RNS) 'The Exorcist, 'The Good Place' and 'This Is Us' have something in common.