‘Where Is Your God Now?’ (Or, That Brief Horrible Moment We All Thought Bieber Was Robin)

Bieber-Robin

"Where is your God now?" accused one of my friends. "I'd have to rethink the problem of evil and God's goodness, if it were true" said another. I—who usually am not thrown off in situations of theological doubt in the face of pain—stood there, silent, unable to muster up a response in the face of such pointless evil. What horror could throw my friends and I into such deep, existential and theological instability? This: In case you weren't aware, over the weekend Justin Bieber threw up … [Read more...]