Did God Create Evil?

From Robert Lawrence Kuhn, host and creator of Closer To Truth:

If I would believe in God, I would have to explain evil. The monstrous horrors of this world, whether perpetrated by humans or accidents of nature, form the strongest argument against the existence of God. To theists, it’s “the problem of evil,” which they struggle to resolve. To atheists, it’s “the argument from evil,” which they wield like a sword.
Here’s the question I can’t escape: If God exists, did God create evil? My question challenges the consistency of the concept of God. After all, if God is all powerful and all knowing, how could God not have created evil?
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Would Intelligent Aliens Undermine God?

From Robert Lawrence Kuhn, host and creator of Closer To Truth:

Are we alone in the universe? Or, given the vast numbers of stars and planets, is the universe teeming with intelligent life? The search is intensifying, and what if that electrifying first contact comes? How would it impact human society? How would it affect religion?
I’d like to believe in a creator God. Would such a God have made the universe to bring forth innumerable species of intelligent life? Or would such a God have made human beings, on this ordinary planet circling an ordinary star in an ordinary galaxy, to be so absolutely and utterly unique? Some religions teach that what God does right here is supremely and stunningly special. Christianity cannot duck this question: Would intelligent aliens undermine God?
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Are There Extra Dimensions?

From Robert Lawrence Kuhn, host and creator of Closer To Truth:

Extra dimensions seem the stuff of science fiction. We’re familiar with three dimensions—length, width, height. But what about other dimensions? What could that mean? What would they be like? And, anyway, why would we care?
What about the fourth dimension—time? Not as metaphor but as fact. Now, some speak of 10 or 11 dimensions, a factor in string theory, as the foundation of the cosmos. Is deep reality so strange?
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Arguments Against God?

From Robert Lawrence Kuhn, host and creator of Closer To Truth:

I wish God to exist. But sadly, my “wish” means nothing. That’s why I focus on arguments against God. My biggest fear is not that there is no God, but that I may fool myself into believing, falsely, that there is a God, when, truly, there is no God. That’s why I must explore with all honesty the strong views of those who conclude with confidence that God does not exist. So, what are the arguments against God?
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