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The problem of pain

Author: C S Lewis
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"If God is good and all-powerful, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain?" And what of the suffering of animals, who neither deserve pain nor can be improved by it? ... [The author] sets out to disentangle this knotty issue ... [He] offers answers to these crucial questions and shares his hope and wisdom to help heal a world hungering for a true understanding of human nature.-Back cover.
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: C S Lewis
OCLC Number: 70191897
Notes: Originally published: [San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, 2001, ©1940. HarperCollins ed.
Previously published: New York : Macmillan, 1944.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: C.S. Lewis.

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"If God is good and all-powerful, why does he allow his creatures to suffer pain?" And what of the suffering of animals, who neither deserve pain nor can be improved by it? ... [The author] sets out to disentangle this knotty issue ... [He] offers answers to these crucial questions and shares his hope and wisdom to help heal a world hungering for a true understanding of human nature.-Back cover.

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