The Devil's Redemption: 2 Volumes

A New History and Interpretation of Christian Universalism
Genre: Religion, History
Original Publish Date: Jun 05, 2018
Product Number: EB00710765
Released: Jun 05, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781493406616
Publisher: Baker Academic
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2018 Book Award Winner, The Gospel Coalition (Academic Theology)A Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2019Will all evil finally turn to good, or does some evil remain stubbornly opposed to God and God's goodness? Will even the devil be redeemed? Addressing a theological issue of perennial interest, this comprehensive book (in two volumes) surveys the history of Christian universalism from the second to the twenty-first century and offers an interpretation of how and why universalist belief arose. The author explores what the church has taught about universal salvation and hell and critiques universalism from a biblical, philosophical, and theological standpoint. He shows that the effort to extend grace to everyone undermines the principle of grace for anyone.

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