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5 Reasons God Allows Tragedies Like the Sandy Hook Massacre To Occur

Huguenot Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 2:15 PM
Believers? Jesus said, by their fruit you shall know them. If people incarcerate, oppress and execute in direct disobedience to the one they claim belief in, isn't it safe to say they don't believe after all? If I hire 40 assassins to kill at random, and do it in your name, what does that say about you or your family and friends?

As a Christian, it can be difficult to reconcile all the evil that happens in the world with an all knowing, all powerful loving God who could stop it if He wants, but chooses not to do so. If our hearts break for the innocent children who were senselessly murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary, how can a God who loves us not feel the same way? If any of us had known what Adam Lanza was going to do, we would have done anything in our power to stop him, so why didn't God? All too often we tend to quote...