This question doesn't have one answer. There are some basic facts that most agree on (for example, that God doesn't hold people accountable for information they don't have), but how Christians work out the details of their answers will vary greatly. Represented below are a variety of good thinkers on this topic, all presenting various responses. As you work up your two-minute answer, be sure to include the essential facts that most Christians agree about. As you study the various responses represented below, try to decide for yourself which one you think best fits the biblical data.

Podcast "The Search For Answers"

Greg Koukl 5 Minute Response

Greg Koukl of Stand to Reason answers the question, "Isn't it unfair to condemn people who have never heard the Gospel?" For more visit