Should the Apostles’ Creed Have the Phrase “Descended into Hell”?

Gene Veith has a patheos blog on the Evangelical Channel named Cranach The Blog of Veith. On May 12, 2016, he posted "Deleting 'He descended into Hell' from the Apostles' Creed." He informs therein that in church history some Methodists and other Christians have recited the Apostle's Creed in their gatherings, but omitted the phrase about Jesus descending into hell. Veith objects to this by saying that if you are going to associate with historical Christian doctrine, you should include it. I … [Read more...]