I have a simple point of view. Hell is a psychic protection racket to keep people in line via emotional manipulation. This perspective is a great deal more thoughtful and eloquent.

"The recent dispute over whether Pope Francis denied the existence of hell in an interview attracted wide attention. This isn’t surprising, since the belief in an afterlife, where the virtuous are rewarded with a place in heaven and the wicked are punished in hell, is a core teaching of Christianity.

So what is the Christian idea of hell?

Origins of belief in hell"

What Is Hell?
— by The Conversation