Why is there Evil?
On Wednesday the 8th of December 2003, Professor Gwen Griffith-Dickson delivered a lecture at Barnard’s Inn Hall on the subject of ‘Why is there evil?’ This lecture focuses on a question that all major religions have to address: simply, why is there evil and suffering? Key questions include, what is the origin of evil, and what is the purpose, if any, of suffering and wrongdoing in the larger scheme of things?
Areas covered within the lecture include;
1.) The Source of All
2.) A World Created
3.) A Stable World
4.) Human Responsibility
5.) Subtle Order
6.) The Perfect Rightness of the Actual