Tag Archives: hell

Rob Bell is talking about hell again on Good Morning America

April 22, 2011


I’m not sure if the media is more interested in the doctrine of hell, or having a front-row seat to watch Christians go all MMA on one another. Sarcasm aside, I’m grateful for those who have taken a bold stand against the Christ-diminishing claims of Universalism. Rob Bell was interviewed by ABC News about his […]

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Love Wins controversy continues as Rob Bell’s views land hell on the cover of Time magazine.

April 14, 2011


Just when I thought the controversy over Rob Bell and his new book was starting to die down, Time magazine adds fuel to the fire with a cover story on the debate. Not a lot of new information here if you’ve been following this on blogs by Justin Taylor, Kevin DeYoung and Mark Driscoll, but […]

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Rob Bell book gets pastor fired

March 24, 2011


Rob Bell’s new book Love Wins undermines the biblical truth about hell. That has gotten a lot of people fired up. Now, it’s gotten someone fired. The Associated Press reports: The pastor of a rural United Methodist church in North Carolina wrote a note on his Facebook page supporting a new book by Rob Bell, […]

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First book review of “Love Wins.” What does it say about Rob Bell’s beliefs about hell?

March 9, 2011


The video promoting Rob Bell’s new book Love Wins kicked up an avalanche of interest and controversy because it suggested that the author held an unorthodox and dangerous view of the doctrine of hell. Some encouraged a “wait and see” attitude, deferring comment on the video in lieu of reading the book when released. Other […]

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Does old sermon reveal Rob Bell’s REAL view on hell?

March 2, 2011


Rob Bell’s promotional video for his new book “Love Wins” ignited a firestorm of controversy online because he seems to imply a universalist view on hell. I wondered (in this blog post) if it was more of a matter of good marketing than bad theology. Today, I happened upon a five-year old sermon from Rob […]

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Rob Bell’s view on hell: bad theology or good marketing?

February 28, 2011


Rob Bell is promoting his new book, Love Wins: A Book About Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of Every Person Who Ever Lived, with the video below. As is usual with Bell, the video has great production values, along with a tone and attitude that seem targeted to today’s young people. But what caught the […]

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