From Cosmic Vari­ance blog at Discover maga­zine: Hell is an imag­i­nary place invented by people who think that eternal torture for people they disap­prove of would be a good idea. And it’s the rare reli­gion that says “we approve of all good people, whether or not they share our reli­gious beliefs.” Much more commonly, Hell is brought up to scare people away from devi­ating from a partic­ular reli­gious path. · Go to Hell →