On NPR this morning there was a section about the rising number of "nuns" in the USA ("nuns' being used to speak of "none" religious types). One of these nuns they interviewed said he was a Christian early in his life but was turned off by the idea that anyone would be sent to hell if they rejected Christ as Savior.
I thought the semantics were messed up since according to Christian belief, no person is sent to hell for rejection of Jesus Christ as their Savior. They are born into sin, and thus on their way to hell such that far from rejection of Christ resulting in some sort of judgment, in truth, they are under a judgment from birth that faith in Christ remedies.
It's not correct to claim that God sends anyone to hell for rejecting Christ. The person who rejects Christ is already on his way to hell such that rejecting Christ is rejecting his need for Salvation; it's rejecting the idea that he is born on the path to hell apart from anything Jesus did or did not do.
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