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God Doesn’t ‘Allow’ or ‘Use’ Suffering: He Redeems It

A different perspective on pain, suffering, and evil

Photo by Hasan Almasi on Unsplash

It’s popular among Christians to attribute pain, suffering, and even genuine evil to God’s Will.

  • “God gives us free will, and we use it to cause bad things.”
  • “God uses pain and suffering to draw us closer to Him.”

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