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I Wish People Would Not Blame God For the World's Troubles

Anybody who hates it when others fault God for all the bad stuff in life 632 People

    I don't blame the Christian god

    for the troubles now. If the bible were true then in the Old Testament he or she should be put to death for he or she's wrath. Hypocrisy at its finest. Now days people pray to a god that let's these things happen like the tsunamis, 9/11, and major disasters like Katrina...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 1, 2014

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    This Is a Stupid Wish...

    It's like saying "I wish children wouldn't blame Santa Claus when they don't get what they want for Christmas"... which would be an idiotic wish all things considered. Face it.. if you posit the existence of an omnimax deity, then what troubles there are in the world...
    JRSK007 JRSK007 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 4, 2009

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    Taken From A Philosophy Class !

    God created humans. He gave them free will. With that free will came a choice, to do good or to do bad. Without that choice we would never be able to learn from our mistakes, or move on. This choice allows us to grow spiritually to become more like God. So that when we die, we...
    RelmsOfLight RelmsOfLight 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 30, 2011

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    He is trying to fix things no he is fixing

    things this world has already seen some great things that the bible describes isn't hat enough proof you need to stop and do your part and not just go about things your own way No negative comments plz
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2014

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    Listen, God is getting tired of you peoples'

    **** and he might just do a drive by. He has had enough!
    bombchu bombchu 22-25, F Oct 2, 2014

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    There is no reason to blame God

    for the worlds problems. The Bible explains very well why we have disease, illness, and natural disasters. Adam and Eve ate from the forbidden tree, and God's punishment was humans were to live with all the horrible things we do. That's not to say He doesn't still perform...
    bringmesomepie bringmesomepie 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 1, 2014

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    I Wrote This About Just This Issue.

     Have I learned enough to make it through the year? Lord, your telling me something my heart can't seem to hear. When did I decide to shut the world out? To stop letting people know what my soul is yelling about? Maybe I assume they won't care what it has to say They...
    InsanelyMe08 InsanelyMe08 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 4, 2009

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    A Moment Of Impact

    I have been going through some rough stuff lately and I have to stand by just watching the tole it takes on my sons. I do not blame God yet the prayers I asked for, my own, it seems God wills things this way even though it's caused pain. I can't sleep some nights for the weight...
    Redeemmeproject Redeemmeproject 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2012

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    Funny how people thank God

    for what they have but as soon as something bad happens it's all God's fault too.
    TheFemaleGrimReaper TheFemaleGrimReaper 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 25

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    This Is One Of The Best Explanations Of Why God Allows Pain And Suffering That I Have Seen. . .

    I got this in an email. And for me it truly is the best explanation. A man went to a barbershop to have his hair cut and his beard trimmed. As the barber began to work, they began to have a good conversation. They talked about so many things and various subjects. When...
    GirlLearningHowToSmile GirlLearningHowToSmile 26-30, F 7 Responses May 30, 2010

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    World Troubles

    God didn't do anything but being loving.  It isn't his fault and he's not to blame for anything.  In other words, it is the people who are messed up and causes the world's troubles.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 5 Responses Apr 27, 2011

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    I Think

    It's an easy route because its not like god is going to come out of nowhere and defend himself, ya'know? LOL So people just blame him and it'll stick in their minds because they know they won't face a lot of evidence and people against it.. so its easy for them to just blame...
    Rockstar888 Rockstar888 22-25, M Mar 29, 2012

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    It's Our Fault.

    I do believe that there is an omnipotent universal force, maybe not "God", but some type of force. But the truth is, whether there is a God or not, It is not responsible for us. It doesn't have to do anything for us. It never has, and it never will. We as humans are responsible...
    delirium delirium 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 30, 2010

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    Blaming God!

    I blame A Philosophy Class! For a lot of this confusion! No wonder God has to take so much blame! God created humans.       God created the opportunity for humans to create themselves! God never created humansHe gave them free will.He gave us everything, freewill is one of...
    BarryOne BarryOne 51-55, M 5 Responses Jan 19, 2012

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    I Made This Group Because

     Whenever this subject comes up, it's like talking to a wall. If you talk to the wall and the wall talks back, then something really weird is going on.  Or maybe worse than talking to a wall! Sometimes it's like I'm talking to the air!
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F 8 Responses Sep 4, 2009

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    Well, on the bright side,

    he most likely isn't responsible for being nonexistent.
    SamJanowiak SamJanowiak 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 1, 2014

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    Well Guess What Happen?

    The reason why you should never blame God, Because its us Sinners fault in the first place, who ate the apple off the tree? Adam and Eve and it did grant Satan to b a part of this world of our God's Creations, which means now Satan can do whatever he wants and try to force us to...
    Cupcake2 Cupcake2 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2011

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    It's our fault that we are sinners.

    We are the ones who cause most of the world's disasters. We are the crimes, not anyone else. Our job is to love one another like Jesus loved us and when we die of natural causes that is our fate. We can't go making other people's lives short because of stupid decisions that we...
    SaveTheGeek SaveTheGeek 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 1, 2014

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    It Seems As Though

     when an unbeliever asks me why I am so tranquil with all the problems with myself and all the issues in the world and why they are so sad and angry about the same things or similar reasons and sometimes they want to know how they can be in the same peaceful state of mind...
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F 13 Responses Sep 4, 2009

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    I thank God! every day for the strength I have

    been given to survive the struggles I have been through, and the life I have been blessed with. I will admit to occasionally asking "why? what is the purpose for my suffering?" but I soon remember that God was there every second. and in darkness when I am truly alone, God is...
    thebeautifulprincess thebeautifulprincess 18-21, F 8 Responses Feb 26, 2014

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    I for one am an atheist

    and I believe that everything that happens is either fate or our own faults
    EmoGirl286 EmoGirl286 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 1, 2014

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    I don't think people should blame God

    and I am a Christian but it is sometimes so hard when God tests time and time again
    leggs4973 leggs4973 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 1, 2014

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    I am not religious. But i do think about it

    some times. If there ever was a god I honestly don't blame him for leaving us behind xD, this world has gone off track. The least he could have done was take all the good people with him, but no i am here to suffer, and forced to fit in. This is not meant to a fend anyone, just...
    EBestest EBestest 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 2, 2014

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    Why

    Throughout my life from day one i was dissadvantaged. just enough to slip under the radar of help. but dispite the abuse and torment, somehow i felt protected. now that i am trying to do good god left! Why?
    cailj cailj 26-30, F Apr 9, 2012

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    I Think

    That people blame God to avoid taking responsibility for their role in "the way the world is". It's an excuse. God didn't elect leaders that became evil dictators, God did not opress the poor, or muder children. We did. And as long as we as the human race continue to...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 7 Responses Sep 4, 2009

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    Our Mistakes.

    God didnt do this. We did. Ever since the earliest days of man, there has been conflict. We started out, only knowing love. But as time went on, we became accustomed to the way of the world. We began to feel greed, and hate, and ignorance. This is not God. This is what we...
    TheSwagHippie TheSwagHippie 18-21, M Apr 5, 2011

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    UnderTheSleeves UnderTheSleeves 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 24

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    How Do You Explain?

    how do you explain to someone when they just WONT listen. why cant people see that its NOT God who causes suffering! he is on our side! sometimes he just knows its necissary for us to go through the suffering so that we will grow closer to Him. it DOESNT mean he caused it...
    lostandfound101 lostandfound101 16-17, F Sep 5, 2009

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    Put together all the tenderest love you know

    the deepest you have ever felt and the strongest that has ever been poured out upon you and heap upon it all the love of all the loving human hearts in the world and then multiply it by infinity and you will begin perhaps to have some faint glimpse of the love God has for you
    dfries63 dfries63 46-50, M 6 Responses Jun 28, 2014

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    Because He wants everything to happen

    so that we can understand stuff.
    ArtInsanity ArtInsanity 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 1, 2014

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    Because if we did wrong we don't take the

    blame ourself and we always blame it on others !! :(
    quirky1992 quirky1992 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 1, 2014

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    I Am Not Attacking!

    But I want to the same thing that always stays with me...the question: why hasn't Jesus come back to stop all these horrible things from happening? All the abortions, human and animal torture and murder, rape, marital strife..EVERYTHING..how can God watch it all and not want to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 5, 2009

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    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 30, 2012

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    Humans

    All the worlds troubles are caused by human beings, & human beings, alone. God put us here, but not to destroy everything & ruin everything as we have for so long done. It is not God's fault the world is in such peril, but humans, ourselves.
    lyricalongings lyricalongings 31-35, F 8 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    I Wish People Would Not Blame God For The Worlds Troubles Because....

    3 and a half months I looked for a job. I was going places, mining the et for job boards, recruiters, I even signed up w a minority job recruitment site. 3 and a 1/2 fricking months I'm broke, rite. I asked last week if they needed things cuz I was going to get evicted since I'm...
    Redeemmeproject Redeemmeproject 26-30, F Jun 17, 2012

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    It Was Him!

    Just like a bunch of bad boys,caught putting gum in suzy's hair."Oh no teacher,it wasn't me,it was him" It wasn't me who frigged up,it was God's fault for letting me do it.It just seems that no none is responsible for their own actions any more.Where I live,if a man goes to a bar...
    diggler diggler 41-45, M 2 Responses Apr 10, 2012

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