Originally Posted by Ugly Duck
I know! 75% of Americans believe that they will go to heaven, but God has told us that only a few will get in. If God is right (His claim may just be a parable and He means something other than what He said), then many of you are deluding yourselves. You actually think that God is going to let you be one of the lucky few? Most will be all gussied up for the Pearly Gates only to learn instead that their flesh will be torn from their bodies as lava is poured into their eye sockets. For eternity. Are you one of the most who will suffer eternal torture, or one of the few chosen to enjoy eternal bliss?
Many are called, few are chosen. Did you have a vision for that lava thing? Not sure if serious.
"Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father ... And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity."
"If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson