Truth is a definable quotient not a variable belief defined by committee or congregation!
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The Truth About Hell-No One Will Burn in Hell For All Eternity-And We Can Prove It!
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1. the true or actual state of a matter: He tried to find out the truth.
2. conformity with fact or reality; verity: the truth of a statement.
3. a verified or indisputable fact, proposition, principle, or the like: mathematical truths.
4. the state or character of being true.
5. actuality or actual existence.
6. an obvious or accepted fact; truism; platitude.
7. honesty; integrity; truthfulness.
8. (often initial capital letter) ideal or fundamental reality apart from and transcending perceived experience: the basic truths of life.
9. agreement with a standard or original.
10. accuracy, as of position or adjustment.
11. Archaic. fidelity or constancy.
—Idiom12. in truth, in reality; in fact; actually: In truth, moral decay hastened the decline of the Roman Empire.
ARE WE LOOKING FOR DEFINABLE TRUTH
Most want an easy statement of belief so they can sing their songs and stick their heads in the sand…
You have to work at the truth proving it! You can’t define truth by belief. I can believe anything I like but my believing does not create truth. Truth never changes our understanding of it does.
If you have to rely on belief as your proof then it’s probably not truth!
Truth needs no consensus.
It needs nothing to stand.
Belief needs props from all directions.
Faith is the substance of things hoped for and evidenced in things not seen… (King James)
Are we so unsteady that we need to invent dreams convert them to truth through faith to secure our reality or reason for living?
When you have to raise you children on a belief instead of a definable truth their foundation will become shaky at some point in the future. Why would you do that? Doesn’t our very future depend on knowing the “truth”?