294. Is God the creator of evil?


Yes.

Behold, this evil is of the Lord. 2 Kings 6:33

I ... create evil. Isaiah 45:7

What? shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we not receive evil? Job 2:10

Out of the mouth of the most High proceedeth not evil and good? Lamentations 3:38

Shall there be evil in a city, and the LORD hath not done it? Amos 3:6

No.

For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: neither shall evil dwell with thee. Psalm 5:4

God is love. 1 John 4:8