What About God And The ‘Evil And Suffering’ Problem?

It’s one of the most enduring challenges posed by atheists, agnostics and especially people who simply don’t understand how there could be a God who allows so much evil and suffering in this world.

It’s not a new challenge. As the following video from Reasonable Faith explains, Epicurus, the Greek philosopher who is best known as the brain behind Epicureanism, which posits the modest pursuit of pleasure as the key to happiness.

Philosophers, poets, politicians and people in general have been debating the issue ever since Epicurus posed it in his unique way. But the challenge looks very different today than it did way back then. To find out why, here’s the video:


Author: Mark Tapscott

Follower of Christ, devoted husband of Claudia, doting father and grandfather, conservative lover of liberty, journalist and First Amendment fanatic, former Hill and Reagan aide, vintage Formula Ford racer, Okie by birth/Texan by blood/proud of both, resident of Maryland. Go here: https://hillfaith.blog/about-hillfaith-2/