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Every once in a while, an atheist responds to one of my tweets by sending me some kind of picture of a horrific situation, and telling me that religion is evil.
Usually, it’s a picture of a malnourished African child followed by a comment like, “Look, here is your loving God letting kids starve to death!”
I always respond by defending God in some kind of fashion.
I can relate to some of these objections about religion because after all, I was a former atheist myself.
When I was an atheist, I didn’t understand how a loving God could allow so much suffering in the world.
But now, I know the answer to that question, and I’m better off for knowing it.
So is religion evil? And more importantly, is Christianity evil?Continue Reading