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Tilting the Newtown 'Conversation'

Dreadnaught011 Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 3:35 PM
Reply to Milt; a glutton for punishment: "What if even one mother had prayed for her child to protected, and he/she died anyway? Does that mean God was sleeping at the switch? . . you don't know what any one of those parents did, or didn't do to ask God to protect their child, and you sure don't know how God actually works (as opposed to how you BELIEVE he works, Blah," In fact; people of faith DO ask God's blessings for their children. That is a GIVEN; except for scoffers. God is NEVER asleep; and there is no FATE. Fate didn't cause 9-11. God allowed that punishment for our SINS. Fate is for simpletons like you. He has more coming installments of his own judgment of impious souls.
It's too hard to try and make sense of a senseless event. Adam Lanza's merciless slaughter in Connecticut has forced everyone with a microphone to insist we have a "national conversation" about why this happens.

But this urgent need to talk is not an excuse for a reckless discussion. Sadly, that is where we're headed, with pundits hysterical, naive or both.

Predictably most in the media went straight to the Left's Alpha and Omega: blaming excessive "access" to guns. It was also an excuse to open fire on the National Rifle Association. For example, author Joyce Carol Oates...