Theology for the Long Haul

Friday, March 11, 2011

A Review of "Love Wins" by Someone Who Read It

"Questions matter. They can help you to grow deeper in your knowledge of the truth and your love for God—especially when you’re dealing with the harder doctrines of the Christian faith. But questions can also be used to obscure the truth. They can be used to lead away just as easily as they can be used to lead toward. Ask Eve.Enter Rob Bell, a man who has spent much of the last seven years asking questions in his sometimes thought-provoking and often frustrating fashion. And when he’s done asking, no matter what answers he puts forward, it seems we’re only left with more questions. This trend continues in his new book, Love Wins: A Book About Heaven, Hell, and the Fate of Every Person Who Ever Lived, where Bell poses what might be his most controversial question yet:
Does a loving God really send people to hell for all eternity?"

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1 comment:

  1. It's hard not to read this book and walk away unchanged or unmoved by what Rob Bell has provided. This book is a must read. I'd also recommend another life changing book, "When God Stopped Keeping Score" which will change everything that you only thought you knew about God and forgiveness.