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?

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

Chapter 1

What kind of God allows suffering?

Chapter 2

History in the New Testament?

Delving into the problem of evil

Objections to the Resurrection

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

Why does God allow suffering at all?

Chapter 3

Chapter 4

Doesn't faith contradict reason?

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Is Jesus the only way?

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

What do you think heaven is like?

Chapter 7

If you could ask God one question what would it be?

Is Jesus historically credible?

I realised God cares for me

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

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Was the Resurrection a miracle?

Is living a good life enough?

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

What would meeting Jesus be like?

Did the resurrection really happen in history?

Chapter 12