The Problem Of Evil

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The problem of evil is an ancient theological problem that has been in existence for a long period of time. It is known that evil is an immoral, benevolent behavior towards oneself, others, and nature. Evil cannot be resolved because it is a natural occurrence that has been in existence since the ancient ages. It can only result in either human downfall or human success. Being encountered by evil is a test by God to prove one’s faithfulness and patience. Whether one is living a poor, wealthy, or rich lifestyle, God purposely allows evil to occur in one’s life just to test whether their faith will change or remain the same. This is proven in the Hebrew Bible, the Book of Job, which is written by several unknown authors. Job is an innocent,

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