Resources on Evil

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Topical Study on Evil Evil is disturbance of the way God wants things to be -- that is, disturbance of the justice, fulfillment, harmony, and delight among God, all humanity, and all creation. Evil is vandalism of {{shalom}}. Evil and Kneeling Article by Brian Mullady https://www.hprweb.com/2017/08/questions-answered-55/ Article by Brian Mullady Topics: Evil Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review This article by Fr. Brian Mullady answers two specific questions regarding the Catholic position on the problem of evil and kneeling as the proper way to receive communion. Uprooting Evil Commentary/Exegesis by Dennis Hamm http://liturgy.slu.edu/10OrdB061018/theword_hamm.html Commentary/Exegesis by Dennis Hamm Topics: Evil , Family , Families , Community Source: The Sunday Website Dennis Hamm reflects on Genesis 3:9-15, 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1, and Mark 3:20-35. Hamm explores how evil is healed by the grace of God drawing people together to serve and to reach beyond their own interests. Evil Doesn't Win Article by Andy Stoddard https://www.ministrymatters.com/all/entry/3812/evil-doesnt-win Article by Andy Stoddard Topics: Evil , Good , God's Sovereignty , Murder Source: Ministry Matters Asserting that evil does not win, this article by Andy Stoddard on Romans 8:28 shows how God used the murder of Stoddard's mother to give Stoddard safety, life, and faith. Evil in Film Sermon Illustration by Roy Anker http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-moviesforpreach&p=7952 Sermon Illustration by Roy Anker Topics: Evil , Darkness , Light Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching This sermon illustration looks at several film depictions of evil and darkness, suggesting that only by gazing into the dark do we thirst for Light and finally recognize it for what and how it is. Evil Loves the Darkness Book Quote by Johannes Neuhausler http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/?post_type=cfe-readforpreach&p=4643 Book Quote by Johannes Neuhausler Topics: Evil , Sin, evil , Darkness Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching This quote from Johannes Neuhausler's "What was it like in the Concentration Camp at Dachau?" describes the secrecy that surrounded Dachau in order to demonstrate how evil prefers to hide "in the dark." Overcome Evil with Good Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/overcome-evil-with-good Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Evil , Good , Enemies , Forgiveness Source: The Spurgeon Center Charles Spurgeon preaches on Romans 12:21, arguing that the common method is overcoming evil with evil, but the divine method is overcoming evil with good. Order of Worship for a Service Focused on Rejecting Evil Element of Worship by Unknown https://www.umcdiscipleship.org/worship-planning/lent-living-our-baptismal-calling/first-sunday-in-lent-renounce-planning-notes/first-sunday-in-lent-renounce-order-of-worship Element of Worship by Unknown Topics: Evil , Lent , Repentance , Sin Source: Discipleship Ministries An order of worship for a service focused on rejecting evil. This order of worship includes responsive readings, sermon notes, prayers, communion notes, and a benediction. Turn from Evil and Do Good Element of Worship by Susan Miller https://togetherinworship.net/ResourceView/82/21444 Element of Worship by Susan Miller Topics: Evil , Calling , Good , Body of Christ Source: Together in Worship This worship resource by Susan Miller offers a prayer acknowledging God's calling on us to turn from evil and do good and asking for God's guidance in our calling to represent Christ to the world. Mr. Evil Questioning and Tried Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/mr-evil-questioning-and-tried Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Evil , John Bunyan , Pilgrim's Progress , Sin Source: The Spurgeon Center 19th century preacher Charles Spurgeon takes the story and characters such as Mr. Evil Questioning, Mr. Doubt and Mr. Self-Love from John Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress to describe the detractors of Namaan and of believers today. Responding to the Firm Grip of Evil Sermon Starter/Outline by Stan Mast http://cep.calvinseminary.edu/sermon-starters/proper-17a/?type=the_lectionary_psalms Sermon Starter/Outline by Stan Mast Topics: Evil , Moses , Redemption , Sacrifice Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching Explaining that God inflicted terrible plagues on the Egyptians because of the "stubbornness of evil," Stan Mast's commentary on Psalm 105 asserts Moses's mediating work to free God's people from misery prefigures Christ's redemptive work. Why Does God Allow Suffering and Evil in the World? Article by Mike Wagenman https://www.thebanner.org/columns/2018/04/why-does-god-allow-suffering-and-evil-in-the-world Article by Mike Wagenman Topics: Evil , Suffering , Theodicy Source: The Banner What is the best response to questions of suffering and evil? A rational theological system? Or a person who is willing to make space in their life for the brokenness of the world? Overcoming Evil with Good Sermon Starter/Outline by John van de Laar https://sacredise.com/lectionary-resources/proper-18a/ Sermon Starter/Outline by John van de Laar Topics: Evil , Love , God's Love , Calling Source: Sacredise A worship planning guide including hymns, prayers, reflections, and more. The theme is the call to confront evil, based on Psalms 119 and 149, Ezekiel 33:7-11, Matthew 18:15-20, and Romans 13:8-14. Full Text Hymns on Evil In Evil Long I Took DelightPD
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The Evil Among Us Sermon (Complete) by Minerva Carcano http://day1.org/848-the_evil_among_us Sermon (Complete) by Minerva Carcano Topics: Evil , Unity , Divisions Source: Day1 It is not surprising that Christians struggle with unity. We struggle because evil is still in the world But in this sermon on John 17:11b-19, Minerva Carcano reminds us that God is still working among us. The Evil and its Remedy Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/the-evil-and-its-remedy Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Law , Sin, evil , Blood , Christ Source: The Spurgeon Center This sermon by Charles Haddon Spurgeon on 1 John 1:7 about how deep the evil of man and it's remedy. Spurgeon speaks on Judah and Israel's evil and how Christ's cleanses us of that same sin. Coronavirus and the Problem of Evil Article by Jim Stump https://biologos.org/post/coronavirus-and-the-problem-of-evil/ Article by Jim Stump Topics: Maturity , Sin, evil , God's Will , Humanism Source: Biologos Jim Stump takes a look at natural evil, and what perspective it can give us when faced with it in our everyday lives, like during a pandemic. The Problem of Evil Audio/Video by Robert Pollack https://onbeing.org/programs/robert-pollack-rami-nashashibi-lisa-lampman-leon-weinstein-and-natalie-gold-the-problem-of-evil/ Audio/Video by Robert Pollack Topics: Evil , Suffering , interfaith dialogue , Goodness of God Source: On Being In this podcast a Muslim, a Holocaust survivor, a crisis worker, and a biologist debate the problem of evil and what it means to be human in light of evil's existence from both a religious and... Understanding Evil and Doing Good Article by Stephen Freeman https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/glory2godforallthings/2015/10/10/understanding-evil-and-doing-good/ Article by Stephen Freeman Topics: Evil , Beauty , Goodness , Truth Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Fr. Stephen Freeman examines evil in the context of truth, beauty, and goodness. How Are the Days Evil? Devotional by Mark D Roberts https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/how-are-days-evil Devotional by Mark D Roberts Topics: Evil , Hope , Suffering Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling We all live in evil days, yet we are not without hope. When we acknowledge the evil days, we have a chance to do something profound for good. Mark D. Roberts reflects on Ephesians 5:15-16. Innocence in the Midst of Evil Devotional by John Foley http://liturgy.slu.edu/EpiphanyB010718/reflections_foley.html Devotional by John Foley Topics: Epiphany , Herod , Light , Magi Source: The Sunday Website John Foley calls the visit of the magi (Matthew 2:1-12) "a classic story about innocence in the midst of evil." It is also about hope because we can look to the light of the Christ child. The Lord shall keep you from all evil: Psalm 121 Element of Worship https://www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/worship-texts-and-resources/common-worship/daily-prayer/psalter/psalm-121 Element of Worship Topics: Evil , Psalms , Worship Planning Source: The Church of England "The Lord shall keep you from all evil." Psalm 121 for worship planning from the "The Psalter from Common Worship: Daily Prayer" by The Church of England.