– Episode 966 –

Theology of Providence

Segment 1 (0:00) – Understanding evil, 2 ways God deals with evil in the world, types of evil. Providence theology is discussed.

Segment 2 (9:01) – Why God causes/allows bad things happen. God’s sovereignty. Moral vs natural: who is responsible? 2 ways God restraints evil. Mark Spence: “the question we should ask is why good things happen to bad people?” How to respond to evil?

Segment 3 (19:00) – Theology of providence. What is theodicy and how to deal with it? Evil world is a backdrop for God’s glory.