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Explaining Evil

Ann352 Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 8:49 AM
We have created a void in our schools where God used to dwell, why are we surprised when that void is filled with the opposite of good, which is evil? Only God can change a person from the inside out. As a nation, let's begin to pray that God would forgive us & look with favor on us again.

Trying to explain an evil act like the one that killed 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., is on a par with explaining how the universe was formed.

The natural human reaction after extending sympathy and prayers for the victims and their families is to ask what actions might have been taken to prevent the massacre. More gun laws? Connecticut already has some of the strictest gun laws in the nation. Those laws did not prevent a man with evil intent from carrying out his heinous act.

Some will blame TV and...