From the Sacred Sandwich:
In my last post, Are We Justified by Actions or by Beliefs? which was in response to the post prior to it, Will Atheists go to Hell? I received further comments from a couple of atheists questioning the goodness and justice of God in sending people away to eternal punishment. I will attempt to answer their objections here.
I wrote, “If my justification depended on my actions I (and everyone else) would be doomed to damnation.”
Morsec0de wrote, “Doesn’t that suggest too high of a standard?”
Yes! That’s the whole point of the biblical tension between law and grace. Logically, one leads to the other. Here are a few biblical facts about the law of God: Continue reading