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?

I realised God cares for me

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

What do you think heaven is like?

What kind of God allows suffering?

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Can I have meaning in life without God?

How can there be just one true religion?

Delving into the problem of evil

Is Jesus the only way?

Christianity was a bit like Father Christmas – you grow out of it

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Why does God allow suffering at all?

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

Is there evidence for Jesus outside the Bible?

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Doesn't faith contradict reason?

Going through ‘Uncover’ brought up questions about who Jesus really is

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

I couldn’t understand what was so special about Jesus

Isn't Christianity like believing in the tooth fairy?

History in the New Testament?

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Objections to the Resurrection

Was the Resurrection a miracle?

Chapter 11

Chapter 12

Chapter 13