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Nicolas Wolterstorff Analysis

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Nicholas Wolterstorff is in an internal debate over the actions of God. Him being a Christian believer acknowledges God only in good times but not in difficult times like when he losses of his son Eric. However, he finds happiness when he reads Christian Gospels and understands the atonement. Atonement is forgiveness and reconciliation that humanity has with God. Jesus died on the cross for us, showing the perfect act of love that God has for humans. "In this, the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent His only Son into the world so that we might live through him. In this is love, not that we loved God but Have That I have loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins "(1 John 4: 9-10, ESV). Suffering can have
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