the stupidity of theological explanations abounds

theological stupidity graph cartoon by nakedpastor david hayward

Last night I posted an update on my Facebook page: "Why does the intensity of a tragedy increase the intensity of theologically stupid statements?" It received over 320 likes and 45 comments so far. So I dug up this older cartoon I did in the wake of the big tsunami years ago. Who are we to blame for the bombings? Gays? Muslims? Sinners? They're all right! Westboro Baptist plans on picketing the funerals of those who were killed in the bombings becauseā€¦ surprise, surprise, "God … [Read more...]