“Is this all there is?” (Part 3 of “Does Everything Happen for a Reason”)

Elihu's Corner

This is the third part of the series, “Does Everything Happen for a reason?” To read the previous post, click here.

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“What we would here and now call our ‘happiness’ is not the end God chiefly has in view: but when we are such as He can love without impediment, we shall in fact be happy.”

~ C.S. Lewis, The Problem of Pain

When faced with incomprehensible suffering, people respond in one of the following four ways:

  1. Blame God.
  2. Dismiss God’s omnipotence
  3. Conclude we are subject to random chance.
  4. Remember this life is temporary and turn to God for comfort

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