Stumbling Blocks and the Fires of Hell

Date: September 30, 2012Liturgical Day: The Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 21B)

the Kingdom of God life with God eternally of greatest value

Summary: People in our day may no longer imagine hell as a lake of fire beneath the surface of earth, where a red being with horns, a spiked tail and a spear presides. But the image continues to be instructive, as it illustrates the horror of an eternity separated from God.

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