How I found comfort was that I had my dad by my side reassuring me that everything was going to be okay without him I don’t know what I would have done. I felt like I was suffocating in that ER watching as they took my mom away in a stretcher. • Briefly summarize the problem of evil and suffering. Cite and reference the topic overview and/or Chapter 9 in the textbook. Everybody always asks how an all-powerful God would let his own creation suffer. Suffering has never been a component of what god made, but rather something made by mankind when we all committed a sin. God made us all with free will that permitted everyone to rebel and fulfill ourselves from the Lord. The topic overview discusses Job and why he is the prime example of pain and misery (Topic 6 Overview, 2017). With gratitude God frowned at Job, since Job really was a loyal follower. Satan sought to argue that Job was just a loyal follower, since he was so rewarded by God. Then God let Job withstand immense suffering. The existence of Job was quite decimated but he remained obedient to god. God, seeing the faithfulness of Job, rewarded him with more than that which he had earned. If we remain strong throughout our religious beliefs, God will help us to see through the hardship we encounter, and cherish us all for haven't ever scowling his word or surrendering. • Briefly summarize the Christian worldview’s response to the problem of evil and suffering. Cite and reference the topic overview and/or Chapter 9 in the
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