Resources About Indian Ocean Tsunami (2004)
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“The question of why the tsunami happened is a geological question, not a theological question.” So said a Christian cleric when asked about the terrible disaster that has riveted our attention in recent weeks. Most of the Christians interviewed on television have tried to protect God’s reputation by putting distance between Him and the horrid suffering that we’ve seen so graphically. So, does God have ‘anything to do’ with natural disasters? We all agree that nature is fallen and as a result there are faults in the earth that cause earthquakes, and earthquakes cause tidal waves. So, the argument … Read More >
No earthquake comes, nor tornado rages, and no tsunami washes villages away but that God signs off on it.
Natural disasters are a heads-up warning that real judgment lies ahead.