“Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?” is a question many of us wrestle with. Many who believe in a loving God have trouble reconciling how a loving God allows bad things to happen to good people. Some believe the victims themselves are to blame. Others say that there is no God, or if there is, he is either not loving or powerless against evil. The question and answers are not new. In Jesus’ day the popular answers were, “They aren’t good” or “There is no loving God”.