Billy Graham, retired evangelist and spiritual counselor to U.S. presidents, stated plainly to a questioner with a universalist worldview that hell is real.
Rob Bell, the pastor who wrote the book Love Wins that has been a lightning rod for criticism, stated clearly in a recent interview that he believes in hell. In a videotaped interview with Sally Quinn of The Washington Post, Bell responded to a question posed through Twitter and asked by Quinn: If there is no hell, then why did Jesus die for our sins?
Ken Ham, founder of the Creation Museum, was disinvited earlier this week from speaking at two homeschooling conferences because organizers felt he made “unnecessary, ungodly, and mean-spirited” remarks about the conventions and other speakers.
The debate about hell incited by Rob Bell and his book Love Wins is far from dying out. A month into the controversy, two theological heavy weights are just beginning to duel it out about the ideas Bell raises regarding hell and God’s love.
Bethany Hamilton, one of the top female surfers in the world despite having only one arm, proclaims in a new video that God can change tragic events into opportunities to glorify Himself.Tags Youth
An estimated 120,000 people crowded Tempe Beach Park in Tempe, Ariz., over two days this past weekend to hear evangelist Luis Palau share the gospel and to enjoy live musical performances from top Christian artists such as TobyMac and Skillet.
The six adults that helped the Muslim teen girl who converted to Christianity run away from her Ohio home will not be charged. Prosecutors in the states of Ohio and Florida have decided to not file charges against the adults helping Rifqa Bary leave her Muslim family.
The very red state of Utah surprised quite a few people this week when Republican Governor Gary Herbert signed into laws immigration bills considered liberal.
Pastor Mark Driscoll says he doesn't intend on “attacking any individual” with his blog post Monday on hell. But a section in the blog addressing why a loving God would send people to hell inevitably draws him into the emotionally-charged debate surrounding preacher Rob Bell's new book, which happens to be released tomorrow.4 comments
An online activism website has collected over 2,600 signatures within a few days for a petition to Apple Inc. to remove the iPhone app of a Christian ministry dealing with homosexuality.
No stranger to conservative religious values, Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow proposed the idea of giving Brigham Young University's basketball player Brandon Davies a second chance despite him violating the school's honor code.
Evangelical Christians prefer former Arkansas-governor-turned-Fox-News-talk-show-host Mike Huckabee as the Republican presidential candidate, according to a Barna report released this week.
Potential Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said this week that he found Oscar-winner Natalie Portman’s out-of-wedlock pregnancy “troubling.”
Police arrested a 24-year-old man with a long criminal history on Saturday for suspected involvement in the murder of young Texas pastor Clint Dobson.
The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee decided earlier this week that a church’s membership in a pro-gay Baptist group does not automatically disqualify it from being part of the conservative Baptist denomination.