THE FINAL STATE OF THE UNSAVED
- For the many opinions see "That Unknown Country."
A symposium of 1000 pages on "What living men believe concerning punishment after death, together with recorded views of men of former times."
52 contributors - from Godet to Talmadge, etc.
50 quotations from Church Fathers - from Justyn Martyr to Jonathan Edwards.
- In spite of many shades of difference all these views can be divided into three main classes:
Restorationism (Universalism) - Farrar, Chapter 13, Origen, p. 37. See next article.
Annihilationism - Summerbell (Christian Church), Chapter 45 See following article.
Everlasting Punishment - Buckley (Methodist), Chapter 8, Augustine, F. 42 See following article
With reference to "Immortality of the Soul," only two classes: No such expression in the Bible. Immortality belongs to the Person.
Explain - Inherent and Conditional
Restorationists - Conditional is held by Annihilationists. See next article.