Responding to Those who Struggle with Injustice


I worked with EvanTell the past 4 years to help produce The Evangelism Study Bible (released this fall) and with EvanTell’s permission I am sharing a training article taken from Habakkuk.

How to Respond to Those Who Say, “Why Does God Allow so much Injustice?”
Habakkuk 1:1–4

We are not the first, and we won’t be the last. Habakkuk struggled with what everyone does at times, Christians and non-Christians alike. His struggle was basically twofold: “Why don’t you hear and why don’t you do something?” He wanted to know how long sin and injustice would abound while God seemed indifferent.

How do we respond when non-Christians ask a similar question: “Why is there so much injustice in the world?” They want to know why God doesn’t do something if He’s all-powerful and all-good. Read more