After God completed His perfect world, He wanted someone to enjoy and appreciate what He had made. So the Godhead: God the Father, God the Word and God the Holy Ghost, decided to make ... This was because an extraordinary spirit, knowledge and insight, interpretation of dreams, explanation of enigmas and solving of difficult problems were found in this Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar.
The question "If God is good why does he permit suffering [and evil]?" has been debated since the time of the Ancient Greeks, if not before. The God Problem's main problem is that what it took 563 pages to do could easily have been done in around a hundred. Repetition is one way to make a short book long and this book has plenty of that.