Friday, June 24, 2011

Interview: Scholar Edward Fudge on Alternative Third View of Hell

Hell is an incendiary topic of discussion, not only between non-believers and Christians, but also within the evangelical community. Edward Fudge, one of the foremost scholars on hell, spoke to The Christian Post last week before flying to California for the Christian Scholars’ Conference at Pepperdine University, where he led a panel discussion based on the newly released third edition of his book, The Fire That Consumes: A Biblical and Historical Study of the Doctrine of Final Punishment.

In the interview, Fudge answered questions like: What are the three different views of hell? Why does it matter about knowing the specifics of hell, as long as you believe it exists? And are demons given the gift of immortality?

The following are excerpts from the interview.

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