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Overview This book is a sensitive inquiry for anyone who has ever suffered and who wants to think through it theologically. It is a compassionate resource for coming to grips with pain, suffering, and evil.
This book is a sensitive inquiry for anyone who has ever suffered and who wants to think through it theologically. It is a compassionate resource for coming to grips with pain, suffering, and evil.
Citations And Professional Reviews Why God? by Burton Z. Cooper has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Library Journal - 02/01/1988
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.86" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.34" Weight: 0.4 lbs.
Release Date Apr 19, 1988
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0804207313 ISBN13 9780804207317
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More About Burton Z. Cooper
Burton Z. Cooper, Professor Emeritus of Philosophical Theology at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, lives in Vermont and worships at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church.
Burton Z. Cooper currently resides in Louisville, in the state of Kentucky. Burton Z. Cooper was born in 1932.
Read this book if you are asking,"Where is God when I hurt?" Dec 17, 1997
I strongly recommend this book to those who might be struggling with accepting that God might have had something to do with causing the pain or sorrow in their lives. Burton Cooper is a man of great compassion and wisdom. This book offers something of a challenge to traditional thinking about, "Why bad things happen if there is a good God." Many have said, "God made it happen for a larger good," or "God gives us trials to strengthen us." Burton rejects these answers and asks us to imagine a