Presentation on theme: "Final Revision part eleven. How could God not stop the suffering when he sees the innocent die in pain. Surely he must feel compassion??"— Presentation transcript:
Final Revision part eleven
How could God not stop the suffering when he sees the innocent die in pain. Surely he must feel compassion??
God allowed Jesus to die on the cross and feel pain. So he allows the innocent to suffer. Why? So good can prevail. People can choose to do the good. This is better than if God had pre-programmed the good.
Suffering If there was a loving God he must want to prevent suffering so how cold he allow suffering
Why do people have to suffer?
Suffering People have suffered a great deal sine humans first walked upon the earth. What still amazes is the capacity we have to endure more and more horrible experiences. One does often ask why and for how long?
How do people suffer?
Abandoned, starved, isolated, hated, despised,
How we respond to this is what really matters?
Why does God allow suffering?
Oh God have pity on this child, have mercy, stop the pain…….
Have compassion have sympathy
One child dies every 3 seconds….
Bless them in their hour of need
How shall we comfort them?
Oh God There is no justification that can be acceptable for this suffering?
Alone Crying sad Vulnerable pain suffering agony abandoned WHY?????
Is it that God can act but chooses not to?
Is so much suffering in the world really necessary?
Why do the innocent have to suffer? Enough is enough..
The Christian response is ; Look at what you do and say. Whatever you did to the least of these you did it to me