Sunday, January 04, 2009

There never was, and never shall be one believer in hell

"Heaven shall open its pearly portals to admit us;
but hell’s iron gates are barred for ever against every believer."
CH Spurgeon on Spiritual Liberty

Or as the puritan prayer puts it:
"Without Him is gaping hell below me, and eternal anguish.
In Him its gates are barred to me by His precious blood!"

Or as Matt Giles puts it:
"Yet in Him is all love, and my soul is at rest,
For hell's gates have been barred through His glorious death!"

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