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Gods Wrath

The Problem With Religion's Biased God

Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith | Posted 08.22.2016 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Susan K. Smith

Every time there is a natural disaster I hold my breath, waiting for religious people to give their theological opinions - which in the long run are really no more than political ideology dressed in theological garb.

Why Do Some of the Neighbors Care If You Sin?

Carla Gardina Pestana | Posted 04.21.2016 | Religion
Carla Gardina Pestana

"If you don't like gay marriage, you don't have to have one." So goes a standard admonition in our culture wars. This quip can be applied not only to same sex marriage but also to a host of other controversial issues.

Divine Wife-Beating and Three Things God's Wrath Cannot Be

Zach J. Hoag | Posted 12.29.2014 | Religion
Zach J. Hoag

God's wrath, properly understood, makes the good news about King Jesus truly moving. That is, we must understand that the wrath of God is most definitely not divine wife-beating, however poetic Piper thinks such a sentiment to be (yikes).

Is The Presbyterian Church Afraid Of The Wrath Of God'

USA Today | Bob Smietana | Posted 08.07.2013 | Religion

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (RNS) Fans of a beloved contemporary Christian hymn won’t get any satisfaction in a new church hymnal. The committee putting tog...

All Our Splendid Monuments: Hurricane Sandy Blows It Out Your Ego

Mark Morford | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Mark Morford

Behold, the charming folly of men. All our dazzling metropolises, gleaming inventions, churning power grids, information superhighways and devious plans to thwart the gods, all flattened in an hour by nothing more than some fantastically livid wind and rain.

Natural Disasters: God's Anger, The End Times Or Just Reality?

Wes Isley | Posted 05.28.2011 | Religion
Wes Isley

Religion unites us in times of trouble, it helps us persevere in difficult circumstances, and it gives us hope. But we need to go further and seriously ask, does God use nature to punish?

What's God Trying To Tell Us With Eyjaffjallajokull?

Religion News Service | By Omar Sacirbey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Omar Sacirbey Religion News Service (RNS) What do homosexuality, health care reform, and British advertising standards all have in common? They're...