Haiti’s shocking poverty was already enough to make people wonder at what seemed a radical unfairness at the center of the universe.
Now, after the devastating earthquake Hatians are pulling bodies from their destroyed shacks and lining the streets with them so passersby can lift the sheets to see if they knew them.
Does God hate Haiti?
The answer is “Of course not,” but man oh man it can sure look that way. Here are three brief answers to the problem of suffering. As the Register has pointed out during disasters past, none is adequate, but together they point to hope.
First: This world is not all there is.
The massive destruction of a hurricane or earthquake can look random...READ MORE