In the 2012 Shepherd’s Conference, an annual event sponsored by John MacArthur’s Master’s Seminary, faculty member Dr. Matt Waymeyer delivered a lecture critical of Annihilationism, entitled Hell Under Fire. This episode of Rethinking Hell is Part 2 of our response to Matt’s lecture, featuring co-hosts Daniel Sinclair and Chris Date.
- Dr. Matt Waymeyer’s lecture Hell Under Fire
- Randy Alcorn Takes John Stott Out of Context (conditionalism.net/blog)
- Episode 4: The Case for Annihilationism with Glenn Peoples (rethinkinghell.com)
- The meaning of ‘apollumi’ in the Synoptic Gospels (rethinkinghell.com)
- “Paul on Hell,” by Dr. Douglas Moo. Moo writes, “In other New Testament passages where ‘eternal’ describes a noun of action, it is sometimes the results of the action that are indicated,” citing , , and .
29 but whoever blasphemes against the Holy Spirit never has forgiveness, but is guilty of an eternal sin”—
9 And being made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation to all who obey him,
2 and of instruction about washings, the laying on of hands, the resurrection of the dead, and eternal judgment.
12 he entered once for all into the holy places, not by means of the blood of goats and calves but by means of his own blood, thus securing an eternal redemption.
7 just as Sodom and Gomorrah and the surrounding cities, which likewise indulged in sexual immorality and pursued unnatural desire, serve as an example by undergoing a punishment of eternal fire.