fire and brimstone(redirected from Hellfire and damnation)
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fire and brimstone
1. The punishment of hell.
2. Vehement rhetoric, especially homiletic rhetoric describing or warning of the punishments of hell.
fire and brimstone- Eternal punishment in hell (from Genesis 19:24 and Revelation 19:20).
See also related terms for hell.
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|Noun||1.||fire and brimstone - (Old Testament) God's means of destroying sinners; "his sermons were full of fire and brimstone"|
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible