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  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Hell
Existence of Hell; (III) Eternity of Hell; (IV) Impenitence of the Damned; (V) Poena Damni; (VI) Poena Sensus; (VII) Accidental Pains of the Damned; (VIII) Characteristics of the Pains of Hell.
Some were of opinion that hell is everywhere, that the damned are at liberty to roam about in the entire universe, but that they carry their punishment with them.
The Bible seems to indicate that hell is within the earth, for it describes hell as an abyss to which the wicked descend.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/07207a.htm   (5637 words)

  
  Hell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hell appears in several mythologies and religions in different guises, and is commonly inhabited by demons and the souls of dead people.
The nature of Hell as a place of punishment, as portrayed by Dante, is not explored here; instead, Hell is the abode of the demons, and the passive prison from which they plot their revenge upon Heaven through the corruption of the human race.
Hell is treated in the Christian conception, replete with Satanic symbols and corporeal demons, as a parallel universe of crimson skies, fl mountains and oceans of fire.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hell   (3519 words)

  
 Hell, Norway - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hell is a small village in Stjørdal, Norway with a population of 352.
The name Hell stems from the Old Norse word hellir, which means "overhang", "cliff cave".
The Norwegian word for hell is "helvete", and there are several places in Norway with that name as well.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Hell,_Norway   (267 words)

  
 Hell - Iridis Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hell is, according to many religious beliefs about the afterlife, a place of torment, of great weeping and gnashing of teeth.
In popular imagery connected to the Western Christian mythos, Hell is a place ruled by the Devil, or Satan, who is popularly depicted as a being who carries a pitchfork, has flaming red skin, horns on his head, and a long thin tail with a diamond shaped barb on it.
Hell is referred to as a place apart from Heaven, and implies that after the end of the world the Earth (or what it becomes) will be Hell, too (as well as all what it is not Heaven).
www.iridis.com /Hell   (2508 words)

  
 Hell - Uncyclopedia
Hell is a school in Fayetteville, Georgia, Counterpane where microwaves explode and the devil is a long haired hippy married to Mr.
Hell, the road to is reportedly paved with good intentions (thus the UPN connection, one supposes.) According to the Ernest Hemingway book, The Sun Also Rises, however, "The road to Hell is paved with unbought stuffed dogs." This latter suggestion has been widely accepted by theologians of both branches of the Hedgehog religion.
Hell is not to be confused with Hull, a part of the Canadian capital and therefore just as annoying but much, much colder.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Hell   (1369 words)

  
 HighBeam Encyclopedia - hell
HELL [hell] in Western monotheistic religions, eternal abode of souls damned by the judgment of God.
In Buddhism, hell is the lowest of six levels of existence into which a being may be reborn depending on that being's karmic accumulations.
Hell is often treated with detailed imagination in legend and literature.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/h/hell.asp   (417 words)

  
 The Truth About Hell
The great 'pit' [hell] would only need to be about 100 miles or less in diameter to contain, with much room to spare, all the forty billion or so people who have ever lived, assuming their 'spiritual' bodies are the same size as their physical bodies.
Thousands of years ago, the Bible described a place called hell in the heart of the earth that matches exactly what science is discovering.
Hell was not made for man. Matthew 25:41 says, hell was, ".
www.av1611.org /hell.html   (4031 words)

  
 The HTML Hell Page
Anybody who can't find the time to clean the construction signs off their pages should yank them and take up a hobby better matched to their abilities, like (say) drooling, or staring at the wall.
People who spew bad poetry and/or make a fetish of writing in all-smalls and/or traffic in fuzzy images of mediocre avant-garde art should slit their wrists or join a commune or do anything else that will keep their self-indulgent sludge off the Web.
And after you've waited a million or three years for it to finish, the rest of the page has a ton of gush about how wonderful the company is, maybe some lame-oid promotion that's just a hook to get you on their mailing list, and no content at all.
www.catb.org /~esr/html-hell.html   (2579 words)

  
 Is hell real? Is hell eternal?
Jesus Himself indicates that the punishment in hell itself is everlasting - not merely the smoke and flames (Matthew 25:46).
Those who are in the very real hell will know that their punishment is just and that they alone are to blame (Deuteronomy 32:3-5).
Further to my earlier post it would seem that the concept of Hell did not exist within the framework of Celtic religion as death was considered to be a passing from the world of the living to the world of the dead.
www.topix.net /forum/topstories/T4KJ1IBMOU9D1AKNO   (825 words)

  
 Hell
Hell is one of those subjects that makes people uncomfortable.
Whichever it is, hell is the total absence of the favor of God.
If hell fire is false and if self-awareness after death is also false, then Jesus is using false doctrines to teach a truth.
www.carm.org /doctrine/hell.htm   (1568 words)

  
 Hell by Peter Kreeft
Gehenna, the word Jesus used for hell, was the valley outside Jerusalem that the Jews used for the perpetual burning of garbage because it had been desecrated by heathen tribes who used it for human sacrifice.
Hell is not eternal life with torture but something far worse: eternal dying.
In fact, heaven and hell may be the very same objective place—namely God's love, experienced oppositely by opposite souls, just as the same opera or rock concert can be heavenly for you and hellish for the reluctant guest at your side.
www.peterkreeft.com /topics/hell.htm   (1072 words)

  
 Hell - Wikiquote
Hell is an afterlife concept found in many religions or spiritual philosophies.
Virgil, The Aeneid, Book VI It is Hell, of course, that makes priests powerful, not Heaven, for after thousands of years of so-called civilization fear remains the one common denominator of mankind.
There are no physicists in the hottest parts of hell, because the existence of a "hottest part" implies a temperature difference, and any marginally competent physicist would immediately use this to run a heat engine and make some other part of hell comfortably cool.
en.wikiquote.org /wiki/Hell   (1592 words)

  
 Hell
The ecclesiastical description of Hell is that of a horrible place of fire and torment; in Dante's Inferno, and in northern climates, it was thought to be an icy cold region, a giant refrigerator.
Hell as a place of everlasting torment appears to have been an invention of the early Christians, perhaps a misunderstanding of the esoteric
Hell is sometimes used as a symbolic place where power, demonic forces and strength comes from, and is sometimes jokingly considered a place where stupid people and religious sheep are punished.
www.dpjs.co.uk /hell.html   (2110 words)

  
 Hell Encyclopedia Articles @ TheTreasureTrove.com (The Treasure Trove)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In monotheistic religions, Hell is often populated by demons who torment the damned.
Some accounts, the most notable being Dante's Divine Comedy, describe Hell as a series of numbered layers or levels.
These punishments include dipping in boiling oil, burning in fire, torture using various weapons etc. Individuals who finish their quota of the punishments are reborn according to their karma.
www.thetreasuretrove.com /encyclopedia/Hell   (2262 words)

  
 Welcome To Hell   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Yes, we know that you have seen the cartoons of hell, a cavern with flames leaping from behind rocks, filled with people guarded by a devil (complete with horns, a tail, and a pitchfork).
Hell is not an “anti-heaven” set up for the pleasure of those who reject God’s rules.
It should all be pretty clear by now that the devil and his angels have had punishment coming for a long time—and some, but not all of them, have already been imprisoned in the portion of hell called Tartaroo, waiting for that punishment.
www.clarifyingchristianity.com /hell.shtml   (2748 words)

  
 Hell is Real   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Hell may not be a politically correct topic these days, but many people enter hell everyday.
Hell is a real place despite the fact that people laugh and say that they want to go there.
Revelation 21:8, But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.
www.jesus-is-lord.com /hellreal.htm   (1854 words)

  
 CNN.com - Second-grader suspended for swearing - Feb. 4, 2004
Brandy McKenith, 7, was suspended for swearing for saying the word "hell," but her family says she was referring to the biblical location of fire and brimstone.
"'Hell' is like the least of the words in school today," McKenith said.
"It's questionable whether 'hell' is even a profanity, and it certainly isn't in the way that she used it," he added.
www.cnn.com /2004/EDUCATION/02/04/swearing.suspension.ap   (354 words)

  
 The Great Thompson Hunt - Fun - Humour
Now, we look at the rate of change of the volume in Hell because Boyle's Law states that in order for the temperature and pressure in Hell to stay constant, the volume of Hell has to expand as souls are added.
If Hell is expanding at a slower rate than the rate at which souls enter Hell, then the temperature and pressure in Hell will increase until all Hell breaks loose.
Of course, if Hell is expanding at a rate faster than the increase of souls in Hell, then the temperature and pressure will drop until Hell freezes over.
www.gonzo.org /fun/humour.asp?ID=2   (463 words)

  
 Hell, Michigan - Town of Hell
The town of Hell is counting on revelers to show up this Tuesday, June 6, 2006, to celebrate the devilish calendar convergence of 6-6-6.
There will be a costume competition and live music, and the town also promises to have the Gates of Hell operating over at the playground.
Hell has endured an eternity of puns and japes at its expense -- at least since 1841, when it was named.
www.roadsideamerica.com /tips/getAttraction.php3?tip_AttractionNo==2456   (577 words)

  
 Hell
Heaven and hell both are states of the soul rather than the body, whether it be the natural or the spiritual body.
Heaven and hell may dwell in the same home, sit at the same table, sleep in the same bed, but between them there is a great gulf fixed.
There is no hell that could be more vile than the hell I see around me right here in Florida; the hell of sin, sorrow, torment, fear, demon possession, hatred, murder, strife, drugs, vile rock music, immorality, rebellion, cursing, nervous breakdown, godlessness and wretchedness.
www.hisremnant.org /eby/articles/savior/hell.html   (14659 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Hell's Angels: Books: Hunter S. Thompson   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In "Hell's Angels" his writing style was supplanted by the lifestyle he adopted for a year in order to journalize the "trips" of the notorious California Motorcycle gang.
They are characterized, with the exception of a rare few, as uneducated bums with no purpose in the long run and who choose to live for the moment by going to bars, drinking heavily, engaging in unspeakable sexual acts, and torturing those who "get in their way" psychologically, physically and sexually.
Hell's Angels became really infamous thanks to their image, rumors about things they allegedly did and the way they acted in public places.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0345410084?v=glance   (2726 words)

  
 From Hell (2001)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
From Hell is an exciting murder mystery with a number of hints about who dun it to keep things interesting every step of the way.
From Hell is more sophisticated while still retaining a dark tone that is not depressing.
Although From Hell is based on a comprehensive novel of the same name by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell, with the focus on a real killer in 1888, the film is not trying to be a JFK and convince us how it really happened.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0120681   (721 words)

  
 Hell - Does the Bible teach that there is a place of Eternal Torment?
The fire is "eternal" and it is "hell".
Hell is for the soul as well as the body.
It seems to be a location inside the earth, or something, and may possibly be the same as hades, but it is definitely different from the lake of fire.
www.lookup.org /hell.htm   (1993 words)

  
 Heaven, Hell and Purgatory
In a theological sense however, hell is something else: it is the ultimate consequence of sin itself, which turns against the person who committed it.
All this is narrated in the parable of the rich man, which explains that hell is a place of eternal suffering, with no possibility of return, nor of the alleviation of pain (cf.
The thought of hell — and even less the improper use of biblical images — must not create anxiety or despair, but is a necessary and healthy reminder of freedom within the proclamation that the risen Jesus has conquered Satan, giving us the, Spirit of God who makes us cry "Abba, Father!" (Rm.
www.ewtn.com /library/PAPALDOC/JP2HEAVN.HTM   (3362 words)

  
 The Reality of Hell
If a judge were to set criminals free without the punishment specified in the law, that judge would be unjust and would have to be dismissed from the bench.
In the same way, a mighty good and holy God would also condemn a sinner or a person to hell that chooses to remain separated from Him in their sins.
Yes, the penalty of hell is severe and more horrible than the human mind can fathom.
www.fillthevoid.org /Christian/Hell/Hellevangelism1.html   (1610 words)

  
 Hell (WebBible Encyclopedia) - ChristianAnswers.Net
The word "hell" is derived from the Saxon helan, to cover; hence the covered or the invisible place.
The Revisers have retained this rendering in the historical books with the original word in the margin, while in the poetical books they have reversed this rule.
The Good News - How to be saved from Hell.
christiananswers.net /dictionary/hell.html   (282 words)

  
 THIS IS HELL - WNUR 89.3 Chicago
The official This is Hell listening center is located in Cary's Lounge, 2251 West Devon, in Chicago's West Rogers Park neighborhood (AKA West Ridge, Chai Town).
This is Hell's Events calendar now has over a hundred hellish things for you to do right now, today, Thursday, June 28th, tonight, tomorrow, this weekend, next week, next month...
On our last podcast, we went back to China, we talked anti-gay activism and American fundamentalists, we dispelled the farthest right wing myths on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, and we did a re-cap on the recently failed immigration reform and what you could expect from the next round of legislative actions on the subject.
www.thisishell.net   (1045 words)

  
 Definition of hell - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
(2) : the nether realm of the devil and the demons in which the damned suffer everlasting punishment -- often used in curses hell> or as a generalized term of abuse hell with it> b Christian Science :
2 a : a place or state of misery, torment, or wickedness hell -- W. Sherman> b : a place or state of turmoil or destruction hell broke loose> c : a severe scolding; also :
- hell or high water : difficulties of whatever kind or size hell or high water>
www.m-w.com /cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=hell   (258 words)

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