Category Archives: suffering-evil

Which world view deals best with the problem of evil?

Hinduism (all branches) can explain evil as karma. If evil happens the person deserved it. Atheism claims we are all accidents of chance, just molecules bouncing around a meaningless, amoral universe. No evil or good exists. Islam says that Allah … Continue reading

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Which World View best addresses the problem of evil?

Which world view best addresses questions surrounding evil and suffering in the world? Hinduism (all branches) can explain evil as karma. If evil happens the person deserved it. Atheism claims we are all accidents of chance, just molecules bouncing around … Continue reading

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Is God more interested in drawing one into a deep relationship with Him or merely throwing out Q&A answers to satisfy intellectual curiosity?

Without suffering and a crisis in their lives some dear people would never think deeply about spiritual issues. People tend to ask more ‘why’ questions when their world is rocked, when their comfort zone is  shaken or even removed. “God … Continue reading

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Why Doesn’t God Give Us The Reasons Behind Our Trials, Tragedies and Sufferings?

Why doesn’t God tell us the reasons behind our trials, illnesses, tragedies and sufferings? Is He being insensitive, unloving? Joni Erikinson-Tada believes that it is because mere answers do not increase faith!  Reading God’s Word does strengthen faith(Rom 10.17; Psa … Continue reading

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Learning From King Lear And Nebuchadnezzar

 “King Lear is a tragedy by William Shakespeare in which the titular character descends into madness after disposing of his estate between two of his three daughters based on their flattery, bringing tragic consequences for all. Based on the legend of … Continue reading

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Dealing With Scoffers, Flamers And Haters

Jesus’ followers can attract some  mocking and persecution. How should we deal with them? What principles might apply? “This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, … Continue reading

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Why So Much Evil In The World?: Billy Graham’s Answer

courtesy: www.goodfreephotos.com Billy Graham was asked why there is so much evil and suffering in the world? He replied why is there so much soap in the world? There are so many dirty people.

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“We Need Our Enemies And They Need Us”

                                   “And we know that God causes all things to work together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose.” (Rom 8.28 NAS). Nothing can touch the believer but what God … Continue reading

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Questions For Atheists On Suffering And Evil

  Questions For Atheists About Suffering And Evil Posted on May 3, 2014 by FredKerr  If there is no God why even raise the name of God? Are you not complaining about a myth? Nonexistent person? If there is no … Continue reading

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The Problem Of Evil

   Through the centuries people have asked: “How can a good God allow evil and suffering? Why does He not prevent  genocide, disease, hatred, wars, rape, atrocities, tornadoes? Is God unloving, powerless or retired? I  would prefer  earth to be like … Continue reading

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