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?

Doesn't faith contradict reason?

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

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

Is there evidence for the existence of God?

What kind of God allows suffering?

Can I have meaning in life without God?

Delving into the problem of evil

Was the Resurrection a miracle?

Why does God allow suffering at all?

What do you think heaven is like?

Chapter 1

I couldn’t understand what was so special about Jesus

Can miracles happen?

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

Objections to the Resurrection

Chapter 2

Chapter 3

Evidence A: Does Jesus make you angry?

Is Jesus historically credible?

Is living a good life enough?

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

Chapter 4

Chapter 5

Does having faith mean believing impossible things?

Chapter 6

Chapter 7

Chapter 8

Chapter 9

Did the resurrection really happen in history?

How do we know Luke's account of the life of Jesus is reliable?

Chapter 10

Chapter 11

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