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 kind of God allows suffering?

Chapter 3

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

I dismissed Jesus along with boring church services

Delving into the problem of evil

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

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

Why does God allow suffering at all?

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

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

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

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Does having faith mean believing impossible things?

Evidence B: Jesus wants you to be like the prostitute

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

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

Doesn't faith contradict reason?

History in the New Testament?

No God? No Good.

Evidence C: A tale of two sons

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

Is Jesus the only way?

Is there evidence for Jesus outside the Bible?

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

Can we believe the Bible's account of the Resurrection?