What should God do about evil? Many people have mixed feelings about what God should do. On one hand, they want him to punish evildoers, so people will stop doing evil. On the other hand, they want him to be “nice,” to be lenient, quick to forgive, because no one is perfect. Sometimes they want exceptions for themselves, but not for everyone else.
The Bible says that there will be a “last judgment” when Jesus returns, and he will assess what people have done. Some people will be given immortality and eternal life with God; others will not. What will this judgment be like?