Here is the video that started it all. From here everyone’s feathers got ruffled and rightly so.
I have to say I disagree with Bell’s belief and thought process here. I also have to admit that anything I have to say would not be as profound or as intellectual as what follows below. If you’re intrested in the firestorm that has followed this controversial video, I have posted all of the links from resurgence.com.
Justin Taylor Responds First Justin Taylor responded to this video on his blog on the Gospel Coalition’s website. Until then the debate sat motionless, but this was the push the controversy needed to get it rolling full-force downhill.
CNN Covers the Heated Debate CNN decided to jump in and cover what was going on between the two sides as arguments grew more heated (for lack of a better word) .
CNN – Zondervan Splits with Bell Another article appeared on CNN which went into more depth with the Rob Bell controversy while also discussing his previous publisher’s (Zondervan) split with him.
Relevant Magazine on Universalism and Bell Scot McKnight breaks down the different types universalism and notes that we will be seeing nothing new here than in centuries past.
Challies – The First Review of the Book Challies received one of the first copies of the book and quickly got the review out.
Al Mohler’s Two Part Series Part 1 + Part 2 ~ In this 2 part series, Al Mohler addresses “Doing Away with Hell?” and the attention it demands.
Rob Bell Does a Livestream Event Yesterday Rob Bell did a live webcast about Love Wins and answered some of the audience’s questions.
Kevin DeYoung Reviews the Book Kevin DeYoung of the Gospel Coalition spent a good amount of time with the book and hammered out a 20 page review.
Christianity Today Reviews the Book Mark Galli also reviews the book looking into the answers that Bell gives and how that might sabotage his goals.
USA Today – Pastor’s Book Kindles Firestorm The debate made enough noise to get picked up by USA Today yesterday morning.
“Mars Hell” by Doug Wilson Douglas Wilson points to the present effects of what happens when we deny things about eternity.
“To Hell With Hell?” by Mark Driscoll Yesterday, we released this post from Pastor Mark that was adapted from a chapter of his book, Doctrine: What Christians Should Believe.