FROM THE DOCTRINE OF ETERNAL TORMENTS OVERTHROWN – by Samuel Richardson, edited by Thomas Whittemore, and published by him in 1833. On page 85, Whittemore says that Richardson wrote this book nearly 200 years before 1833. First of all, there is what Richardson wrote nearly 200 years before 1833: “The doctrine of endless hell torments […]
The reason why some people will not give up the myth of a Hell of eternal torment is that they would then have to figure out what to do with all the people they hope will go there! Pushing people out of our lives is easier than loving them.