By: CHRISTIAAN J. BEKER, J. CHRISTIAAN BEKER
Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: April 1994
Seller ID: 20070824119804
Binding: Paper Back
This compelling study by J. Christiaan Beker provides a moving, triumphant answer to one of life's greatest mysteries - the presence of suffering in God's world. Now an established classic in the discussion of the problem of evil, Suffering and Hope plumbs the Old Testament's response to earthly pain as well as Paul's own dealings with 'redemptive suffering.' Beker seeks to understand how the Bible's view of suffering relates to our present experience of suffering and to the Christian hope for the future creation. His concern is with the quality and character of bothe suffering and hope in a w... View More...