Monthly Archives: March 2011

In Defense of Theological Defensiveness

It has been hard to discern what the real story of the last week or so has been.  Is it that Rob Bell has questioned the doctrine of hell, or is it that Calvinists like John Piper and Justin Taylor … Continue reading

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Universalism’s Unimpressive Grace

Rob Bell may or may not believe that all people will be saved in the end (universalism).  And we may or may not have more clarity on this issue once his book comes out on March 15.  We’ll have to … Continue reading

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Is Gandhi in Hell?

Provocative pastor Rob Bell tantalizes us with this, among several other, questions in a recent video promoting his forthcoming book Love Wins.  Without spilling the beans about exactly where he will come down on the doctrine of hell, Bell (and … Continue reading

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