Monday, 1 March 2010

why does God allow natural disasters?

Why does God allow natural disasters? At the heart of Haiti's humanitarian crisis is an age old question for many religious people - how can God allow such terrible things to happen? Philosopher David Bain examines the arguments.
- BBC website, 19 January. Interesting article reflecting on the old issue which faces those who believe in God. The comments seem to be a filtered selection, so are less blood-boiling (from both directions) than usual in these cases.