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1

Natural evil

Suffering caused by events that had nothing to do with humans.

2

Moral evil

Suffering due to the evil action of human beings.

3

Why may a Christian lose faith?

When they see suffering, some Christians wonder why God created a world with so much potential for suffering and why he doesn’t stop it.

4

Why may a Christian lose faith?

This threatens ideas of God as omnibenevolent and omnipotent: if God was omnibenevolent then he would want to prevent evil and suffering, and if he was omnipotent then he would be able to do so.

5

People who interpret Genesis 1 literally believe creation took place over how many days?

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6

Which Gospel begins with a description of the Word, who "was with God"?

John