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Coronavirus and ‘Vindication of God’

The pandemic raises the old question of theodicy, the core dilemma of faith.

The Uncommon Power of Grace

We are naturally drawn to covenants and karma, to cause and effect, to earning what we receive. No religion but Christianity places grace at its theological center.

Interview with Peter Wehner: Hardwired for Hope

EPPC Senior Fellow Peter Wehner discusses pain, suffering and the Christian faith.

After Great Pain, Where Is God?

All things may eventually be made new again, but in this life even wounds that heal leave scars.

No Fighting God

Lent—the Christian walk to Jerusalem with the Lord who meets his destiny there in complete submission to the Father’s will—is an annual reminder that God is God and we aren’t.