Did God send Hurricane Sandy?

November 1, 2012

"When natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy hit, there is usually a groundswell of theologizing which “explains” how the death and destruction are a punishment from God, and typically for a very specific sin or set of sins. While the past few days have brought some of that, there seems to be less of it than there has been in the past. Who knows, perhaps we are getting more spiritually evolved?..."

From Brad Hirschfield’s blog in the Washington Post’s "On Faith" Column — For God’s Sake