The Bible and Alcohol

This is the English translation of an article that I wrote for the Reformed Daily. (Right click and "save as" to download.)

De Bijbel en Alcohol

Dit is de uitgebreide versie van mijn artikel over dit onderwerp, zoals het ook op de website van het Reformatorisch Dagblad te vinden is. (Rechts klikken met muis en dan "opslaan als".)

Why does God allow evil? This is a very old question, which is as old as mankind. It comes up with particular force in the book of Job. Below a talk I gave to the seminarians and students at Mukanyo Theological College in South Africa, where I lectured on the wisdom literature of the Old Testament, amongst other things…