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A Reader on the Problem of Evil, Suffering, Destiny, and Allah’s Mercy

“Do not despair of Allah’s mercy.”[Qur’an, 39.53] The Problem of Evil and Suffering The Problem of Evil and a Summarized Islamic Response and Divine Wisdom Why Do Good People Suffer While Bad People Get Away With Crimes? Destiny Belief in Destiny, It’s Good and Evil Destiny and Human Responsibility in Islam Can Supplication Change Destiny? […]

The Problem of Evil and a Summarized Islamic Response

Answered by Faraz A. Khan Question: Looking at the course of human history, one can’t help but realize that things like war, violence, aggression, and killing exist because they are a natural symptom of our characteristics as defined by Allah (SWT).   How do I respect Allah (SWT) knowing that He has deliberately created conditions […]