a) For what reasons may suffering create philosophical problems for religious believers? 
b) Outline TWO solutions and comment on their success?  (from the specimen paper)
a) What do religious believers mean by the problem of suffering? 
b) Select any two theodicies and consider how far they offer solutions to this problem. 
a) Outline the reasons why some beliefs about God mean that suffering poses particular problems for religious believers. 
b) Examine and comment of the success or otherwise of any TWO theodicies. 
a) What is meant by the ‘problem of suffering’? 
b) Give an account of TWO theodicies and consider the view that they fail to solve the problem of suffering.