I Deleted Some Blog Posts and I Thought You Should Know

For the sake of transparency, I wanted to say that I deleted a handful of blog posts from this site that were frankly terrible. They were “Rethinking Man—What are We?” and “Understanding the Afterlife—” Parts 1 and 2 on “Hell” and “Sheol”. I have no idea what to do with anthropology, and I now reject … More I Deleted Some Blog Posts and I Thought You Should Know

Annihilationism in Revelation — The Lake of Fire

The lake of fire in John’s apocalypse is the misunderstood angst-y teenager who everyone gossips about but few actually take the time to get know beyond the stories commonly shared over school lunches and microwaveable hot pockets. To the gossipers’ credit, the lake of fire is shrouded in mystery and takes a little bit of … More Annihilationism in Revelation — The Lake of Fire

Annihilationism in Revelation — Intro to Apocalyptic Literature

As a 90s kid, I grew up in the era of “Left Behind” books and discussions about the Rapture drawing ever nearer, as the rapid fulfillment of “end-times prophecies” clearly indicated. Though I never read the books, the descriptions of believers being taken from Earth at the sound of trumpets and the tales of coming … More Annihilationism in Revelation — Intro to Apocalyptic Literature