Scenario: Perfect law-abiding, Christian citizen - doesn’t cheat, virgin until marriage, goes to church, believes faithfully, is honest with other people*, heals the poor and sick, etc. In other words, a textbook example of the sort of person who would have a golden ticket into Christian Heaven.
But: They keep lying to themselves. How they lie to themselves… well, I’ll leave that up to you as I don’t want to taint my scenario with preconceptions**. But this person does lie to themselves, constantly.
Can they be sent to hell for telling themselves lies?
*Just go with it.
**I mean, the last thing I want to do is have this thread get bogged down in minutiae and hypothetical fighting. Not here, not at the Dope!
Public poll, as always!