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LOVE’S FINAL VICTORY
Ultimate Universal Salvation on the
Basis of Scripture and Reason
An Orthodox Minister
“That which is incredible to thee thou shalt not, at thy soul’s peril,
attempt to believe. Go to Perdition if thou must, but not with a lie in
thy mouth. By the Eternal Maker, no.”—Carlyle.
“Is not Universal Salvation the Divine Corollary of Universal
Atonement?”—Extract of a letter from the Author to an eminent
Methodist minister in England.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Fear of Punishment—Early Impressions—Men of Piety and Learning—Facts
and Figures—Mental or Material Fire—The Theory of Conditional
Immortality—Why Invented—Moody—Divine Failure Impossible—Future
Operations of Grace—Restoration—A Plea for Charity—Other Worlds—The
Heathen—Devout Use of the Imagination.
CRUELTY OF FORMER VIEWS.
Unconditional Election—Children of Believing Parents—An Arrogant
Pretension—God’s Own Children—The Heathen of All Time—A Baleful
Shadow—Former Cruelty—Herbert Spencer—Dr. Farrar’s Eternal Hope—A
Lady With An Open Mind—Dr. Dawson’s Larger View—The Universal
THE CHURCH IN TRANSITION.
No Definite Note of Warning—Preachers Afraid of Discipline—Divided As
to Restoration or Extinction—Plea for Liberty—Liberalism of the
Episcopal Church—Advance in Christian Unity—Dr. Edward
White—Conditional Immortality—Endless Torment—If True Ought to Be
Preached Morning, Noon and Night—Awful Penalty of Sin—Extinction—True
Religion Is Reasonable—Enlarged Conceptions.
A Strong Argument—Universal Atonement—Infinite Justice Satisfied—A
Candid Methodist Minister—Can Man Commit An Infinite Sin?—Everlasting
Punishment Could Not Be Rendered—Uses of Suffering—Punitive and
Remedial—The Penalty Has Been Paid—Moral Effect—Mystery of Pain—Not
Punishment but Chastening—Extending Our Outlook Beyond—Boundless Time
and Space—Operations of Grace in the Next Life—Infinite
Power—Infinite Mercy—Infinite Love—Incentive to Endless Praise.
HARMONY OF THE DIVINE ATTRIBUTES.
Our Limitations—Development—Our Capacity—Divine Foreknowledge—No
Divine Failure—The Heathen—Unchangeable Dove—Union of Four