Evil is a fact, too. And evil is a theological category. The secular worldview cannot use the word with coherence or sense. The acknowledgement of evil requires the affirmation of a moral judgment and a moral reality above human judgment. If we are just accidental beings in an accidental universe, nothing can really be evil. Evil points to a necessary moral judgment made by a moral authority greater than we are — a transcendent and supernatural moral authority: God.
So how do you get those from the outside in?It starts by being something different from the inside out.
Spirited Debate: Eric Metaxas on how Martin Luther’s actions have impacted history, 500 years later, and his new book ‘Martin Luther: The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World.’