Our Choices Matter

I do not know what befell Mother Theresa of Calcutta when she died, nor what has become of Joseph Stalin. But the same thing cannot have come upon both. If there is any moral rhyme or reason in the universe, all human beings cannot be equally well off as soon as they breathe their last and wake again.

source: Dale C. Allison, "The Problem of Gehenna," in Resurrecting Jesus [London: T&T Clark, 2005], 99. tags: Heaven, Hell