Author: Steven B. Cowan – Responding to the Philosophical Problem of Evil The problem of evil is no doubt the most serious challenge to belief in God. Even religious believers find it troubling that evil exists in the world—and so much evil! It is puzzling, to say the least, that an all-powerful, absolutely good being […]
Why did my mother die when I was so young and needy? Why did a tsunami kill almost a quarter million helpless people, including innocent children, in Indonesia? If God is all powerful and all good then He could stop evil and would want to stop evil. So, why do bad things continue to happen? But does an all-good and all-powerful God have to desire to do away with all evil? For answers check here.