Category Archives: Tsunami

Wisdom on suffering

“Trust in him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge” (Psalm 62:8). Dick Keyes “The Bible does not give us a quick and easy answer to why God allows evil to continue … Continue reading

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Does God control the weather?

When natural disasters strike, some lose their lives; others lose all but their lives; still others are (as we say) miraculously spared. But how does God’s protection relate to natural disaster? Is God in control when hurricanes pound islands and mainlands – churning out devastating … Continue reading

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Can God protect us from disasters?

My Saturday (3-26-2011) column in The Morning Call of Allentown, Pennsylvania:   Steve Cornell See also: Some Pray and Die

Posted in Apologetics, Atheism, Atheists, Creation, Evil in the world, God's control, God's Protection, God's Will, Hurricanes, Japan, Loss, Main problem, Mother Nature?, Problem of evil, Salvation, Science, Sovereignty, Technology, Theodicy, Trials, Tsunami, Weather | Leave a comment

Earthquakes, geologists and theologians

  Over the last century, humans have gained more control over life than ever before. Advancements in science, technology and medicine have allowed us to feel like we can master just about anything. But how much control do we really … Continue reading

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