Posted by: gebs | April 18, 2010

Theodicy in a Nutshell

God does not create evil, he allows it to exist.  We bring evil into existence. In order to eliminate evil, God would have to destroy us.  Rather than destroy us, God has chosen to redeem us. It is impossible to understand why God allows evil outside of its eternal perspective.


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