Psalm 3 does not present a nice, neat list of all the reasons why the righteous suffer. It simply assumes that they will. But while the Psalm does not explain suffering, it does assure us that God hears, sustains, vindicates, … Continued
Job does not tell us the reason why bad things happen to good people. What it does teach us is to trust God in suffering, bring our pain to him, and realize that justice is more complicated than we think.
“As you come to him, a living stone rejected by men but in the sight of God chosen and precious, you yourselves like living stones are being built up as a spiritual house, to be a holy priesthood, to offer … Continued