After we are made, he tells us we can do whatever we want and can choose to follow his rules or ignore them. He created man imperfect and he knew in advance what choices people would do. Punishing them for their imperfections is really just punishing men for his own shortcomings. Hell cannot be necessary. By definition an all powerful being has no need for a mean to an end. If God would want the There are places I’ll remember all my life though some have changed shirt in other words I will buy this should to be saved they would be so instantly, no suffering necessary. Why a sadist? He choose the price and punishment for sin. In fact, he decided what is sinful in the first place and created mankind capable of sin.