While there can be no doubt that taking one’s life is wrong, suicide is often a complex matter perhaps others are quick to judge and condemn people who take their own lives but we should avoid the tendency to oversimplify this tragic type of death. One of the most hotly debated topics going on now is the one concerning the ethics of assisted suicide and euthanasia nowadays with all the progress that the medical profession has gained, people who are terminally ill have more options, and there have been continued efforts to give them the right to die when they choose this option. The most common of these beliefs is that a person’s soul goes directly to ‘hell’ if they commit suicide, or, if a person takes their own life, they are bound to walk this earthly plane forever as a lost spirit trapped in the world of purgatory.
The roman catholic church has long argued that one’s life is the property of god and thus that to commit suicide is to deride god’s prerogatives the counterargument, by philosopher david hume. Suicide within islam: committing suicide is a grave sinmany scholars view a person who has committed suicide as someone who has turned his back on islam altogether 3 muslims regard god to be the creator of life thus, only god has the right to end life. What does the bible say about suicide how does god view it do all those who kill themselves go to hell almost everyone would agree that life is the most precious gift that human beings have been given. What happens to christians who commit suicide do they go to heaven or hell by rich deem introduction do christians who kill themselves go to heaven or hellthis is a difficult question to answer, not because the answer is difficult, but because christians who are looking for the answer are probably contemplating suicide.
I have heard of christians who have committed suicide in fact, i personally knew one who was a co-worker and a friend of mine some at the funeral said that they are now in hellothers believed that once a person is saved they will be in heaven no matter what they do here on earth. Get an answer for 'i am writing an essay on the price of revenge - based off of hamlet what are some specific ideas i may write about or certain paragraph topicsi am writing about the cost. Performing active euthanasia causes the administrator of death to sin, and at the same time suicide for the one who requests such death taking one’s own life, although it may be by the hand of another is still murder — self-murder. I cannot conceive how a kind, compassionate, loving, forgiving god who is all mercy can condemn one to eternal damnation in hell -- for all times to come, without hope of redemption -- on the basis of ill deeds committed in one and only one lifetime of say, fifty or sixty or seventy or eighty or even a hundred years. The common thought is that suicide cannot be forgiven and immediately condemns someone to hell because the person committing the crime would not have time to ask for forgiveness after committing the sin.
If you do your research on the word condemned, it also means to d--n, doom, death, or to condemn to hell so far, the scriptures are confirming that the sin of adultery condemns to hell in other words the sin of adultery committed by a saint causes him/her to become uncircumcised or unholy and condemned to hell without a chance for repentance. I draw an important conclusion from the words of the prophet: suicide is a sin—a very grievous one, yet the lord will not judge the person who commits that sin strictly by the act itself the lord will look at that person’s circumstances and the degree of his accountability at the time of the act. The bible does not seem to condemn suicide there are, i think, six accounts of suicide in the bible, the most notorious being those of king saul (1 samuel 31:2-5) and judas (matthew 27:3-5). This paper argues that god is not logically able to condemn a person to hell by considering what is entailed by accepting the best argument to the contrary, the so-called free will defense expounded by christian apologists alvin plantinga and william lane craig. Women’s suicide rates have increased more than twice as fast as men’s since 2010 reliving hell in the 24-hour suicide news cycle reuters first-person essays, features, interviews and.
Kayla stoecklein, widow of late inland hills church lead pastor andrew stoecklein, who died after attempting suicide at his church last month, says she is confident her husband is in heaven despite the enduring myth that suicide victims are condemned to hell this is a common misbelief about. The typical assumption that bible-believing people make about the afterlife is that there are only two possible options: that one goes immediately to either heaven or hell upon death in fact, the bible nowhere teaches that heaven is the reward of the saved or that an ever-burning hell is the destiny of the condemned. On the one hand, the bible teaches that god is love, and yet, on the other hand, it warns that those who reject god face everlasting punishment, and it contains frequent warnings about the danger of going to hell. There’s always another alternative, but they might feel like there is not one they might believe in jesus, believe that he died for their sins and rose from the dead and so, i have a hard time believing that if somebody takes their own life, that they’re going to go to hell.
We have now received almost one hundred email questions from our listeners related to the sobering question of christians, suicide, and salvation several recent emails related to the suicides of pastors andrew, a regular podcast listener from ankeny, iowa, writes in: “pastor john, recently, the. Some believe that because a person cannot ask for specific forgiveness after suicide that it will separate one from god forever but there are many sins that may never be confessed before our death. Be all of that as it may, one’s assessment of the three answers above will depend upon one’s understanding of moral freedom and the role it plays, if any, in someone landing in either heaven or hell.