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?

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

What kind of God allows suffering?

What would meeting Jesus be like?

Chapter 3

Delving into the problem of evil

Chapter 4

Is there evidence for the existence of God?

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

Why does God allow suffering at all?

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Does archaeology confirm the New Testament?

How can there be just one true religion?

Doesn't faith contradict reason?

Is Jesus the only way?

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Perhaps it's just true for you and not for me?

Chapter 11

Chapter 12

I dismissed Jesus along with boring church services

Is living a good life enough?

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

Can miracles happen?

Isn't Christianity like believing in the tooth fairy?

Chapter 13

Chapter 14

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