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?

What do you think heaven is like?

Chapter 1

I was questioning the legitimacy of certain stories in the Bible.

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

What kind of God allows suffering?

Doesn't faith contradict reason?

Chapter 2

Delving into the problem of evil

Chapter 3

Is living a good life enough?

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Did the resurrection really happen in history?

Why does God allow suffering at all?

Can I have meaning in life without God?

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Does archaeology confirm the New Testament?

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in. ― C. S. Lewis

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Isn't Christianity like believing in the tooth fairy?

Who is good enough to get into heaven?

I couldn’t understand what was so special about Jesus

Chapter 12

Chapter 13

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

Evidence C: A tale of two sons

Resurrection: history or legend?