Why would God allow this to happen? It is life's most troubling question: Why does a loving God permit pain and suffering? * Terrorist attacks * War * The death of someone you love * Debilitating illness * Divorce * Sorrow, pain, and despair Every person who lives long enough will eventually encounter trials and heartaches that are difficult to understand. During those times, the pieces simply will not fit-and God doesn't make sense. This compassionate and practical book from America's foremost family counselor and best-selling author, Dr. James Dobson, offers encouragement and hope to those who have been left confused and disillusioned by life's difficulties. Intended to nurture the faith of the wounded and brokenhearted, it gives sensitive answers to the "Why?" question-and offers practical guidance for coping with adversity.Dobson, James C. is the author of 'When God Doesn't Make Sense', published 2001 under ISBN 9780842370622 and ISBN 0842370625.