God As Righteous Judge
The Reality of Evil Photos: © The Jewish Holocaust Archive
The Reality of Evil & The Justice of God
The Nazis' attempt to exterminate God's chosen people, the Jews, reminds us of the reality of absolute moral evil, in spite of the attempts of -
(a) moral relativists to deny absolute good & evil
(b) historical revisionists to deny the historical reality of the Holocaust and other genocidal atrocities.
The Classic Problem Of Evil
Evil is really only a problem for those who believe in God as good and just. Stated in its simplest form the problem of evil poses two questions -
Q1 If God exists, why does he allow such evil to occur to apparently innocent people?
Q2 If God exists, how can he allow such evil to go unpunished?