• Sheol - a Hebrew term simply describing “the grave” or “death”• Hades - A Greek term that usually refers to hell – a place of torment (Luke 10:15; 16:23, etc.) About over 150 verses that reveal some aspect of hell with different names
Hell was designed originally for Satan and his demons/angels and then thesinnersRevelation 20:10-15; And the devil, who deceived them, was thrown into the lake of burningsulfur, where the beast and the false prophet had been thrown. They will be tormented day andnight for ever and ever.....book was opened, which is the book of life. The dead were judged accordingto what they had done as recorded in the books. The sea gave up the dead that were in it, and death andHades gave up the dead that were in them, and each person was judged according to what he had done.Then death and Hades were thrown into the lake of ﬁre. The lake of ﬁre is the second death. If anyonesname was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of ﬁre.Revelation 21:8 But the cowardly, the unbelieving, the vile, the murderers, the sexuallyimmoral, those who practice magic arts, the idolaters and all liars--their place will be in thefiery lake of burning sulfur. This is the second death.Matthew 13:41-42 The Son of Man will send out his angels, and they will weed out of hiskingdom everything that causes sin and all who do evil....and throw them into the fiery furnace,where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.Matthew 25:41 Then he will say to those on his left, Depart from me, you who are cursed, intothe eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels.
Bible Descriptions of Hell• Psalm 37:20 .. Into smoke they shall vanish away.” “• Malachi 4:1 "... Burning like an oven,... shall burn them up ,....• Matthew 13:42 " “... furnace of fire. There will be wailing and gnashing of teeth.• Luke 16:24 I am tormented in this flame.• John 15:6 "If “...anyone does not abide in Me, ..... thrown into the fire, and they are burned.• Jude 1:7 “... suffering the vengeance of eternal fire.”• Rev 9:2 & 14:10 “.. bottomless pit, and smoke arose out of the pit like the smoke of a great furnace. So the A sun and the air were darkened because of the smoke of the pit."14: 10 he himself shall also drink of the wine of the wrath of God, which is poured out full strength into the cup of His indignation. He shall be tormented with fire and brimstone in the presence of the holy angels and in the presence of the Lamb.”
Many MORE Descriptions Second Death for Eternally Trodden Condemnation Slay Naked Fearful Corpses Perished Foul Bottomless Humiliation Waterless Stench Profanity Damnation Darkness Perish Brimstone Shame Bars Death Vengeance Unquenched Cutting Destruction Gnashing Everlasting Punished Pangs Bind Terrors PitsFire Consume Beaten Sorrows Demons Injustice Graves Smoke Wicked Sulfuric Unjust Torments Punishments Maggots Depths Weeping Cherubs Desolation Worms Odors Prisons Blood Gushed Burning Chains Wrath Beasts No Mercy Shame Chambers Abominable BitCruelty No Rest/Sleep Forgetfulness Corruption Dead
Degrees of Punishments!“Just as Lord of hosts determined to do to us, according to our ways and according to our deeds, so He has dealt with us.” Zechariah 1:6 “....how much worse punishment, do you suppose, will he be thought worthy who has trample the Son of God underfoot?..” Hebrews 10:28-29
Is Hell this scary?
God CAN:Matthew 10:28 “Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot ﬁll the soul. Rather, be afraid of the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell.”Luke 12:5 “But I will show you whom you should fear: Fear him who, after thekilling of the body, has power to throw you into hell. Yes, I tell you, fear him.” 2 Peter 2:4 “For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but sent them to hell, putting them into gloomy dungeons to be held for judgement.......”
It’s About Choices.• (1) Everyone will exist eternally either in heaven or hell (Daniel 12:2,3-.... others to shame and everlasting contempt.; Matthew 25:46-Then they will go away to eternal punishment....; John 5:28-"Do not be amazed at this, for a time is coming when all who are in their graves will hear his voice 29....those who have done evil will rise to be condemned. Revelation 20:14,15-Then death and Hades were thrown into the lake of fire. The lake of fire is the second death. 15 If anyones name was not found written in the book of life, he was thrown into the lake of ﬁre.• (2) Everyone has only one life in which to determine their destiny (Hebrews 9:27- Just as man is destined to die once, and after that to face judgment,).• (3) Heaven or hell is determined by whether a person believes (puts their trust) in Christ alone to save them (John 3:36- .....but whoever rejects the Son will not see life, for . Gods wrath remains on him."
Lascivivouness Gal 5:20-21, 26 Adultery Fornication Sins Uncleanness Hatred Drunkenness Idolatry Variance Witchcraft Reveling Emulation Wrath Seditions Heresies StrifeProvoking another Murders Vain Glory
Denying??? 1 John 1:8-10“If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves andthe truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithfuland just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. If we claim we have not sinned, we make him out to be a liar and his word has no place in our lives.”
Hypocrites?? Matthew 23:25-27 “Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You clean theoutside of the cup and dish, but inside of the cup and dish, but inside they are fullof greed and self-indulgence. Blind Pharisee! First clean the inside of the cup anddish, and then the outside also will be clean. Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You are like whitewashed tombs, which look beautiful on the outside but on the inside are full of dead men’s bones and everything unclean.”
Revelation 3:15-16 “I know your deeds, that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either one or the other! So, because you are lukewarm--neitherhot nor cold---I am about to spit you out of my mouth.”
Whatever convicts you is a sin.James 4:17 “Anyone, then, who knows the good he ought to do and doesn’t do it, sins.”
“that they which do such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God.” Galatians 5:21 “For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles at just one point is guilty of breaking ALL of it.” James 2:10
God is a Holy and Perfect. 1 Peter 1:14-15 1) Sin is opposition to God, our creation. Romans 1:18-32 2) Our Sin merits Hell. Romans 1:32, 2:2-6 “....those who do such things deserve death,....”3) It’s unfair and amazing that Christ died for our sins and freely offers salvation to all. Romans 2:4, 3:22-24, 4:7-8, 5:8-9 And.......
4) Therefore God doesn’t send people to hell, theychoose it.Romans 1:18 “The wrath of God is being revealed from heaven against all the godlessness andwickedness of men who suppress the truth by their wickedness....”5) God is just.Romans 2:11 “For God does not show favoritism.”
Forsake the Lord? Joshua 24:19-2019 “.... You cannot serve the LORD: for he [is] an holy God; he [is] a jealousGod; he will not forgive your transgressions nor your sins.20 If ye forsake the LORD, and serve strange gods, then he will turn and doyou hurt, and consume you, after that he hath done you good.”
“ ...because He FIRST LOVED us.” 1 John 4:19 He doesn’t want you to go there.John 3:17 “For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through Him.”
Rev 1:18“I [am] he that liveth, and was dead; and,behold, I am alive for evermore, Amen;and have the keys of hell and of death.”
Jesus Rev 1:18“I [am] he that liveth, and was dead; and,behold, I am alive for evermore, Amen;and have the keys of hell and of death.”
John 14:6“I am the way the truth the life no one comes through the Father BUT by ME.”
Rev 1:16 In His right hand he held seven stars, and out of his mouth came a sharp double-edged sword. His face was like the sun shining in all its brilliance. Hebrew 4:12 For the word of God is living and active. Sharper than any double- edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.’Isaiah 49:2 He made my mouth like a sharpened sword, in the shadow of his hand he hid me; he made me into a polished arrow and concealed me in his quiver.”