the problem of evil & pain in the world

Posted: September 20, 2011 in Uncategorized
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For the emotional problem of evil – pain, death & suffering, see this post.

The best apologetic (defense) on this topic that I have yet come across by William Lane Craig (from Reasonable Faith). It is often not clear that the problem of evil (why a good & all-powerful God would allow evil to exist) contains some implicit assumptions. This discussion brings those assumptions into the open & illustrates the flaws in them. It also shows why, with the Christian world-view the existence of evil in the world is expected (to some degree).

Part 1:

Part 2:

Part 3:

You can also download the MP3s here: Part 1, Part 2 & Part 3.

Comments
  1. […] people less intimately involved in a tragic event, see also the intellectual problem of evil, in this post. Obviously intellectual reasoning has nothing to offer a heart that is overwhelmed with deep & […]

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