Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

Why Do People Suffer? God’s Existence & the Problem of Evil

Sh. Mohammad Elshinawy gives a behind the scenes look at his paper, “Why Do People Suffer? God’s Existence & the Problem of Evil”, in which he argues that the existence of evil offers neither a logical nor probable case against God’s existence, and that Islam offers a comprehensive theodicy: that is, a systematic solution to the problem of evil.

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Mohammad Elshinawy

Mohammad Elshinawy

FELLOW | Mohammad Elshinawy is a Graduate of English Literature at Brooklyn College, NYC. He studied at College of Hadith at the Islamic University of Madinah and is a graduate and instructor of Islamic Studies at Mishkah University. He has translated major works for the International Islamic Publishing House, the Assembly of Muslim Jurists of America, and Mishkah University