Tough question: Why does a good God allow bad things to happen? Better question: Why do we allow bad things to happen?
Considering the majority of pain in the world is a result of man’s mistreatment of his fellow man, ask yourself: Are you creating the pain, doing something to stop the pain, or simply observing the pain and doing nothing about it?
“He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”