294. Is God the creator of evil?


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


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

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Is God merciful?
Does God love everyone?
Does God respect anyone?
Does God help in times of need?
Does God ever get furious?
Should we fear God?
Does God want some to go to hell?
How long does God's anger last?
Does God repent?
Will God curse the earth?
Is God warlike or peaceful?
Does God lie?

Dwindling in Unbelief
Where does evil come from?

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