49 Questions to Ask About God

For many of us, faith is a journey. We often have questions about God that we’re afraid to ask because we think we should already know the answer, or worse – what if we’re wrong? 

The concept of God is very complex, and there are many different interpretations of who or what God is. If you’re thinking about exploring your beliefs, or if you’re just curious about the concept of God, here are some questions to help you get started.

20 Questions to ask yourself about God:

  1. What does the word “God” mean to me?
  2. What are my thoughts and feelings about God? 
  3. Do I believe in God? Why or why not? 
  4. If I believe in God, what do I think God is like? 
  5. Where does the idea of God come from? 
  6. How has my image of God changed over time? 
  7. What is prayer, and why do people do it? 
  8. Does everyone believe in the same God? 
  9. What are some ways that people tried to explain the existence of God? 
  10. How can the concept of “God” be applied to different aspects of life, such as careers and relationships? 
  11. What are some common arguments for and against the existence of God? 
  12. Do I have to believe in God to be a moral person? 
  13. What role does faith play in believing in God? 
  14. How can I deepen my understanding of God(s)? Are there key texts or resources that can help in this exploration? 
  15. How can I overcome my fears and doubts about God?
  16. How has my culture influenced my beliefs about God(s)? 
  17. Are there any doctrines or practices within organized religion with which I am uncomfortable?
  18. If there is a God(s), what do they want from me?
  19. Is it possible to know anything about God(s) with certainty?
  20. What questions do I still struggle with when it comes to God(s)?

29 Questions about God:

  1. What is the nature of God?
  2. What is the role of God in the universe?
  3. What is the definition of God? 
  4. What are the different attributes of God? 
  5. How can we know if there is a God? 
  6. Why does evil exist if there is a loving God? 
  7. What is the role of human beings in relation to God? 
  8. Is it possible to experience God without religion? 
  9. What is heaven, and what is hell? 
  10. Will a person’s soul meet God after they die? 
  11. Will we ever know everything about God? 
  12. Can science and religion coexist? In what way?
  13. Can science disprove the existence of God? 
  14. How do miracles fit into the equation of God? 
  15. Why did Jesus have to die on the cross? 
  16. Was Jesus both a god and a man? 
  17. How has the concept of God changed over time? 
  18. What are some of the most common misconceptions about god?
  19. If we are made in God’s image, does that mean God has a physical form? 
  20. If there is only one true God, why are there so many religions? 
  21. What is the earliest evidence for the existence of God? 
  22. Why is there evil and suffering in the world if there is a loving God? 
  23. Are there miracles? If so, why? 
  24. Is prayer effective? Why or why not? 
  25. What is salvation? 
  26. How does God guide us? 
  27. Is the Bible reliable and accurate? Are other religious texts reliable? 
  28. How should we respond to those who do not believe in God or who question his existence? 
  29. Is it okay to question God?

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the communicable and non-communicable attributes of God?

The communicable attributes of God are those that we can understand and relate to. These include love, mercy, and justice. The incommunicable attributes of God are those that are beyond our understanding. These include his power, wisdom, and holiness. Even if we cannot understand all of God’s attributes, we can trust in His goodness and love.

Do all religions lead to God?

There is no one right answer to this question, as it depends on each person’s individual religious beliefs. However, many people believe that all religions ultimately lead to the same God, even if they may call Him by different names. This idea is known as religious pluralism and states that all religions teach similar moral values and truths. Although there may be some differences in theology or dogma, followers of different religions can still find common ground in their shared belief in a higher power.

How should we respond to those who don’t believe in God or question His existence?

Just as there are many different religions in the world, there are many different opinions about God. Some people believe in Him wholeheartedly, while others question His existence. Regardless of someone’s opinion about God, we should always respond with kindness and understanding. We should never try to impose our beliefs on others or condemn them, but let them come to their own conclusions. Everyone is entitled to their own opinion, and we should respect that.


These questions are just a starting point to understand the complexity of the concept of God. For some people, belief in God is self-evident and doesn’t require much thought or questioning. For others, grappling with these big questions is a necessary part of developing their personal beliefs about spirituality and the afterlife.

Regardless of where you stand, asking questions about religious beliefs can help you better understand yourself and the world around you.

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