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Thomas Jay Oord

September 16, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Hurting people ask heart-felt questions about God and suffering. Some “answers” they receive appeal to mystery: “God’s ways are not our ways”. Some answers say God allows evil for a greater purpose. Some say evil is God’s punishment.

The usual answers fail. They don’t support the truth God loves everyone all the time. God Can’t gives a believable answer to why a good and powerful God doesn’t prevent evil.

Author Thomas Jay Oord says God’s love is inherently uncontrolling. God loves everyone and everything, so God can’t control anyone or anything. This means God cannot prevent evil singlehandedly. God can’t stop evildoers, whether human, animal, organisms, or inanimate objects and forces.

This event is co-sponsered by The Misfits Theology Club. For more information about the Misfits Theology Conference, September 20-21, please click here.

This event is free and open to the public, copies of God Can’t will be available for sale at the event.


September 16, 2019
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Magic City Books
221 E. Archer St.
Tulsa, OK 74103 United States
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