The Mystery of Iniquity: Does Evil Exist or Do Bad Things Just Happen?

By DR. STEPHAN A. HOELLER— On June 10, 1991, a cover story appeared in Time magazine on the topic of evil. The author, Lance Morrow, did not argue for a particular thesis and did not reach any conclusions. What he did, however, was in a sense more important. He began by stating three propositions:  God is all-powerful. God is all-good. Terrible things happen. Citing several sources, Morrow said that you can match any two of these propositions, but not all three. You can declare that … [Read more...]