Every one of those named in the story who rejected God in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks did so for emotional reasons. They could not accept a God who would allow such a thing to occur. In contrast, every one of those named in the story whose faith was renewed or grew in the aftermath of the attacks attributed it to a thoughtful analysis of the issues that led them to a reasoned conclusion about the way the world is.Please check out the post, An Unexamined Faith, in its entirety.
Saturday, April 26, 2008
Faith Effects of 9/11
My aviator friend Bob Perry has another insightful blog post I'd like to recommend. It's his thoughts about an article discussing the various faith responses of people who lost loved ones in the terrorist attack of 9/11 (some turned farther from God, whereas others had their faith strengthened). Here's Bob...