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Did we get played by Rob Bell?

June 30, 2011

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We’re about four months past the controversy that erupted because of Rob Bell’s book Love Wins. From the very beginning, I wondered if the author was gaming us with his provocative and vaguely worded questions about hell. Uber-blogger Tim Challies has a very helpful assessment about the good, the bad and the ugly of the […]

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Rob Bell is talking about hell again on Good Morning America

April 22, 2011

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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

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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

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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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An interview with Rob Bell’s interviewer

March 19, 2011

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Broadcaster Martin Bashir recently grilled Rob Bell on his book “Love Wins.” Bashir said to the author: “You’re creating a Christian message that’s warm, kind, and popular for contemporary culture. . . . What you’ve done is you’re amending the gospel, the Christian message, so that it’s palatable to contemporary people who find, for example, […]

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

March 9, 2011

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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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