2 Briefly summarize the problem of evil and suffering Cite and reference

2 briefly summarize the problem of evil and suffering

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treatment and diagnoses. 2. Briefly summarize the problem of evil and suffering. Cite and reference Chapter 9 in the textbook. “Suffering can come in many forms, but, at some point, everyone will suffer deep pain or loss— it is an unavoidable fact of being human (Sharpe, 2014).” There has been controversial about why God allow his children to suffer if he’s a God of Love and kindness, that why will he allow bad thing to happen to us especially the good ones? If God loves us so much, why would he let bad things happen to good people. The main reason of evil and suffering is because Man’s dishonored nature and their disobedience behavior to God. I believe that’s the cause of much evil. Genesis 3:17-18 expressed that there was a curse sited on creation because of the fall. God removed Adam and Eve from his beautiful garden of Eden and placed them in the world where animals now ate people. Romans 8:22 says “For we know that the whole creation groans and suffers together until now.”
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3. Briefly summarize the Christian worldview’s response to the problem of evil and suffering. Cite and reference the lecture and/or Chapter 9 in the textbook. The Book of Job is the first document in history to extremely question why bad things happen good people. Job was “blameless” and “upright, he loves God with all his heart and did lived exactly in the accordance of Gods’ commandments, he was always careful to avoid doing evil. God brags to Satan about Job’s kindness, but Satan maintains that Job is only
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