Category Archives: Universalism

May We Hope for Universal Salvation?

God desires for all people to repent and be saved. And if we are faithful Christians, we desire the same thing. Love compels us to pray for the salvation of each individual, and the idea of universal salvation seems very … Continue reading

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Bear Fruits Worthy of Repentance

Fr. Michael Keiser: John the Baptizer appeared in the wilderness preaching a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. In the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, God is one. Amen. Now, … Continue reading

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The Gates of Hell are Locked from the Inside

Gospel Reading:  Matthew 18:21-35 C.S. Lewis said that the gates of Hell are locked from the inside. Now, if you get that mental picture of the gates of Hell being locked from the inside, it’s very interesting in a couple ways. … Continue reading

Posted in C.S. Lewis, Calvinism, Ezekiel 18:23, Ezekiel 33:11, Fr. Joseph Gleason, Heresies, John 3:16, Luke 11:2–4, Luke 15:11-32, Matthew 18:21-35, Matthew 6:9–13, Orthodox Homilies, Revelation 19:7-9, Romans 8:19-23, Universalism | 7 Comments