Judgment Archive

Are there degrees of punishment in hell?

On the basis of the Bible we may safely conclude that not all existence in hell is equal. First, the unified testimony of Scripture is that God is perfectly just and will reward and punish each person in accordance with what he or she has done (Psalm 62:12; Proverbs 24:12; Jeremiah 17:10; Ezekiel 18:20, 30; […]

Are there degrees of reward in heaven?

Degrees of reward in heaven are not often the subject of contemporary sermons. They were, however, a constant theme in the sermons of Christ. He explicitly points to degrees of reward that will be given for faithful service, self–sacrifice, and suffering. Indeed, the canon of Scripture is replete with references to rewards. While we are […]

How do we respond to “Lost Gospels?”

Hank Hanegraaff, president of the Christian Research Institute and host of the Bible Answer Man broadcast, answers a caller who

When do we receive our resurrected bodies?

When do we receive our resurrected bodies? This is a question I encountered frequently after the death of my father. Family members and friends wanted to know whether my dad had become a disembodied soul or whether he received his resurrection body the moment he died. First, Scripture clearly refers to the moment of death […]

Are generational curses biblical?

Based on texts taken out of context and used as pretexts, it has become increasingly common for Christians to suppose that they are victims of generational curses. As such, they suppose they have inherited demons ranging from anger to alcoholism, from laziness to lust. Closer examination, however, demonstrates this notion to be seriously flawed. First, […]

Does God Exist? Part 2-Supernatual Proofs. Elliot Miller explains.

Supernatural proofs for the existence of God explained by Elliot Miller, editor-in-Chief of the Christian Research Journal. The award-winning Christian

Does God Exist? Part 1-Elliot Miller Gives Natural Reasons for God

Elliot Miller, editor-in-chief of the Christian Research Journal, discusses the existence of God. The award-winning Christian Research Journal is published

Who Hardened Pharoah’s Heart?

Who hardened Pharoah’s heart? Was it Pharoah, or God? Hank Hanegraaff provides the answer to this Bible question! www.equip.org http

Hank and Elliot Discuss Gossip

Hank Hanegraaff and Elliot Miller discuss gossip, and its effects on others. www.equip.org http

Where Do We Go When We Die?

What happens to us at death? Where do our spirits go, and what happens between then and our resurrection? Hank