Category Archives: Life After Death

The disposition of spirits after death

Is the Account of the Rich Man and Lazarus a Parable?

I don’t think Lk 16 is a parable. I think it is a sober description of what happened to the souls of all dead people before Pentecost (they went to fiery Hadean torment or the relative comfort of the Hadean … Continue reading

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If Christ Has Paid the Debt For Sin, Why Is There a Judgment and Eternal Hell?

When Christ died, the Devil took His spirit prisoner to Hades (Acts 2:27, I Pe 3:19). Since death was the penalty for sin, Jesus was under no obligation to stay dead. Therefore, the Devil’s act of taking Jesus’ soul to … Continue reading

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The Spirits in Prison — 1 Pet 3:19

Dave wrote: >I think that the key to it is the tenses of the verbs … > >1 Pet 3:19 >19 By which also he went and preached unto the spirits in prison; >(KJV) > >Allow me to elaborate a … Continue reading

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Because of sin, before the cross the souls of all men went to Hades (Lk 16:22-23) or else were wandering ghosts (Mt 14:26), because Jesus says, “No man hath ascended up to heaven, but he that came down from heaven” … Continue reading

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