How Can An All Powerful And Loving God Allow People To Suffer?

In Luke 7:11-17 we come face to face with the anguish of suffering and death. A woman, who has already lost her husband, has now lost her son.

Giles Cattermole is an Accident and Emergency Consultant. In this film he talks about his experience of suffering and begins to explore the Bible’s response to one of the biggest objections people have to the Christian faith. Watch the film and consider for yourself, how can a good God allow suffering?

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Aren't Christians arrogant to believe that Jesus is the only way to God?

Is Jesus the only way?

Chapter 1

What kind of God allows suffering?

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Delving into the problem of evil

Does archaeology confirm the New Testament?

Why does God allow suffering at all?

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

I decided that there was nothing left in my life worth living for

Resurrection: history or legend?

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Evidence C: A tale of two sons

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

What would meeting Jesus be like?

Don’t All Religions Lead to God?

Luke wrote his book to tell his friend Theophilus about Jesus (Luke 1:1-4)

Jesus knew he was going to die (Luke 18:31)

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Objections to the Resurrection

Isn't religion determined by where you grow up in the world?

Evidence D: Look who’s coming to dinner

How can there be just one true religion?

Is there evidence for Jesus outside the Bible?

Was the Resurrection a miracle?

Lots of partying in heaven when someone trusts Jesus (Luke 15:7)

What do you think heaven is like?

Chapter 11