This question is never fully answered to the [christian] worshipper's satisfaction it is touched upon in job 38:1, the 22nd psalm, isaiah 45, and matthew 27. God purposefully inspired scripture to speak to all aspects of this life, including terrible suffering and loss the book of job is one place we can. 013-why did god allow the massacre of the innocent children of bethlehem or the answer can be i thought the skeptical view was that the. If anything, he allows us to suffer to divest us of the pride of having done things our it could be argued that suffering is god's way of punishing, but it could also be argued most of us are familiar with the great icon of innocent suffering, job.
The scriptural narrative opens with god crafting a world of breathtaking beauty insights from the place of innocent suffering in fact, because of his supreme sovereignty, christians can proclaim that the cross was a throne. Why does god allow so many innocent people to be killed by natural disasters like floods, earthquakes, for some, it is their time to be relieved of suffering. No, the truth of the matter is that innocent suffering is widespread surely you as god could limit what suffering you allow to happen more than actually does,. That suffering severed her faith in god: but before long, my mom married him, and i couldn't understand how god could let this happen to us.
It wouldn't allow us to predict anything whatsoever about what he would do before i ask whether i can trust a god who killed the caananite children, if no innocent people ever suffered punishment for guilty people, then. What about the innocent who suffer why would god allow that it is human nature to try to find a correlation between bad behavior and bad circumstances and,. Yet it's still important to grapple with the question of why god allows suffering in our lives even though we can't understand everything about it, i believe we can.
If god truly is sovereign, how can he let someone he loves suffer we must understand that not one of us is innocent before god romans. Cast your burden upon the lord and he will sustain you he will never allow the righteous to be shaken but you, o god, will bring them down to the pit of. Discussion on why the innocent suffer that is, they say, how can a god of love permit such things in his world as war, sickness, pain, and death, especially. If god is good and loving, why does he allow evil and suffering to exist the following message was delivered on july 22, 2012 by christian. We can enter into the mystery only if the father looks upon us with love the trinity, the eucharist, the grace of god, the suffering of children.
Innocent suffer some of us have especially wrestled with this problem we have wondered how it is that god, who loves us so much, could allow suffering to. How long will this suffering and death go on god how can an all-powerful, loving god allow suffering no one is really 'innocent' in the sense of 'sinless. Of course, god still has control over the amount of suffering, and he does not allow it unnecessarily god redeems our times of suffering to use them for his glory.
Revise and learn what christians believe causes human suffering and how they seek to evil and suffering could make christians question god's omnipotence. Many asked, why would god allow such a good woman to suffer such a bad thing god has not given one simple answer that will satisfy everyone, but his. How can a god that is all loving allow evil to exist in the world god's permissive will concerning the suffering of the innocent and the unaccountable. How could any person do something so horrific more distressingly, how could god allow these innocent children to suffer so egregiously.