Headaches Are a Sign from God…

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About Hemant Mehta

Hemant Mehta is the chair of Foundation Beyond Belief and a high school math teacher in the suburbs of Chicago. He began writing the Friendly Atheist blog in 2006. His latest book is called The Young Atheist's Survival Guide.

  • A3Kr0n

    Headaches are a sign from God that he has a plan for you which is sometimes not understood, and which you are in a position to understand.
    That’s what I’d say if I was a God loving/fearing Christian.

    • coyotenose

      The response being “If he did such a poor job of creating the rules of the universe that he can’t explain something as basic as suffering, let alone do without it, he should have been fired a long time ago. An omnipotent/omniscient being can certainly foresee the need for basic explanations and figure out how to word them so a mortal can understand.”

  • http://www.youtube.com/user/GodVlogger?feature=mhee GodVlogger (on YouTube)

    Headaches, earthquakes, tsunamis, lightening strikes, hurricanes, tornadoes, cancer, birth defects, malaria, wild fires, drought, etc.

    All signs that either god does not exist, or he is a real jerk, or he is incompetent.

  • allein

    Hmmm…I have a headache today. Here I just thought I slept in too long. I wonder what god is trying to tell me…