What happens when you stop believing in Hell?

20Nov06

If your Reverend Carlton Pearson, an evangelical pastor in Tulsa, OK, you become a heretic. This American Life, a public radio show, did a story on Pearson last night which I happened to catch on my way out to dinner. I didn’t have anything to do so for an hour I rode around Nashville listening. Pearson’s story is of a man who rose over the last 20 years to a position of prominence in the evangelical community of Tulsa. A change in faith led to a mass exodus of his congregation and a new kind of ministry. If you have ever doubted the existence of Hell, if you think Pearson is surely a heretic, or if you are just a fan of public radio, check out this free podcast here.

Advertisements


One Response to “What happens when you stop believing in Hell?”

  1. This American Life is by far one of the greatest programs in the history of radio. I hate that I don’t get to listen to it enough.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: