Evangelicals didn’t cause this plague, and we desperately need the courage and wisdom that they have always brought to bear against pandemics.
The problem of theodicy is real, of course. We don’t always know or understand God’s ways.
I stopped by Joe the truck driver’s house to talk. Joe read Yale neurologist Steven Novella’s essay, and he didn’t think much of it.
Every stock boy or housekeeper or nurse is doing more to fight this pandemic than all the politicians and talking-head science grifters and tenure-track professors.
The firm belief in extraterrestrial life — a belief nearly universal in the scientific community — is an act of faith.