Blogger Benjamin L. Corey, of Formerly Fundie, posted an excellent list of reasons why many believers reject the idea of eternal punishment in hell.
His post begins:
More and more Christians are beginning to reject the traditional view of hell which states the unjust will experience “eternal, conscious torment”.
Perhaps you’ve seen this change in the Christian landscape and grown confused as to why so many of us are experiencing shifting beliefs. While my Letting Go of Hell series goes further in-depth on many issues surrounding hell, here are 5 key reasons to help you understand why we are rejecting the notion of “eternal, conscious torment”:
You can read Corey’s entire post at Formerly Fundie: