Is God the author of evil?
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God is the author of evil

Lamentations 3:38 View context

Out of the mouth of the most High proceedeth not evil and good?

Jeremiah 18:11 View context

Now therefore go to, speak to the men of Judah, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, saying, Thus saith the LORD; Behold, I frame evil against you, and devise a device against you: return ye now every one from his evil way, and make your ways and your doings good.

Isaiah 45:7 View context

I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these [things].

Amos 3:6 View context

Shall a trumpet be blown in the city, and the people not be afraid? shall there be evil in a city, and the LORD hath not done [it]?

Ezekiel 20:25 View context

Wherefore I gave them also statutes [that were] not good, and judgments whereby they should not live;

God is not the author of evil

1 Corinthians 14:33 View context

For God is not [the author] of confusion, but of peace, as in all churches of the saints.

Deuteronomy 32:4 View context

[He is] the Rock, his work [is] perfect: for all his ways [are] judgment: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right [is] he.

James 1:13 View context

Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any man:

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