Is Jesus really the only way to God? And if so how is God going to deal with those who have never heard of Jesus? Is there hope for them? What insight do the Scriptures shed on this troubling question? There are several things we can say.
1. God is just (Psalm 96:13)
We can be certain that in dealing with such people God will be absolutely fair, because God cannot act contrary to his character. Many passages in the Bible affirm God’s justice. Psalm 96:13 is especially appropriate because it affirms God’s justice as he renders judgment upon the peoples of the world.
2. No one will be condemned for rejecting Jesus Christ of whom he has never heard.
But that doesn’t mean these folks are off the hook, it just … Read entire article »
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