Steven Fry and the question of suffering part 3

Concluding our three-part series in which we take a closer look at a short viral video in which British actor Steven Fry "annihilates God," we further tackle the concept of living inside of a cursed world. The question that most skeptics and atheists ask is why would God create (they presume intentionally create) a world with such suffering? The answer …

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Stephen Fry and the question of suffering, part 2

Starting from where we left off last time, British actor Stephen Fry deliveres a lengthy diatribe against God for causing unspeakable suffering in the world. You'll notice that it isn't a diatribe that God does not exist, but rather, what kind of god does he think he is? Take a moment and watch the video …

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Stephen Fry and the question of suffering, part 1

In the video, Fry is asked by the interviewer what he would say to God after he dies, if "it's all true." Then Fry "puts God on the stand," so to speak, charging God with crimes against humanity. Even though I had seen this video before, for some reason this time it had been swirling in my head moreso now, and after having just reposted a blog on suffering, I thought I'd take the time to comment on Fry's assertions.