This article was originally published as:
Ball, B.W. (2011). The immortality of the soul: Could Christianity survive without it? Ministry: International Journal for Pastors, 83(3), 10-14.
In part one of this two part series, the author traces the mortalist viewpoint through the continental and English Reformation. He concludes the first part by listing theologians, scholars, and philosophers throughout the sixteenth to eighteenth centuries who believed in the mortalist viewpoint.
Ball, Bryan W., "The Immortality of the Soul: Could Christianity Survive Without It? Part 1" (2011). Theology Papers and Journal Articles. 70.