The Problem of Pain
ISBN: 0060652969
EAN13: 9780060652968
Language: English
Pages: 176
Edition: Revised
Format: Paperback
Publisher: HarperOne
Book Overview
Why must humanity suffer? In this elegant and thoughtful work, Lewis discusses the question of why a God who is both omnipotent and good allows pain and suffering to occur.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover If God is good and all-powerful, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain? And what about the suffering of animals, who neither deserve pain nor can be improved by it? The greatest Christian thinker of our time sets out to disentangle these knotty issues. With his signature wealth of compassion and insight, C. S. Lewis offers answers to these crucial questions and shares his hope and wisdom to help heal a world hungering for a true understanding of human nature.