2. Where's God When you need him?

Why does the Lord resurrect a single woman in a remote village while allowing:

 

Why does the Lord resurrect a single woman in a remote village while allowing:

 

  • Two million children a year to starve to death? (Why not some manna right now?)
  • Over one million Africans a year to die of malaria?
  • 150,000 babies, in the US alone (500,000 worldwide?) to be born with birth defects?
  • Women to be raped with impunity?
  • Children to be turned into sex slaves?
  • Oh, that's right. I forgot. Slavery (and the selling of one's daughter into slavery) is condoned in the bible. In fact, Jesus advises that one should treat ones servants (slaves) with respect. Slavery didn't even make it into the 10 commandments. Hmm... why not?
  • Hundreds of thousands to be killed by "natural" disasters?
  • Children to be orphaned because both their parents died of Aids? Hey why not knock out Aids along with malaria?