Category Archives: Prayer

61. Are we allowed to test God?

We all know we’re not supposed to test God, but why not? Without evidence, it’s difficult (if not impossible) to tell the difference between a real god and a fake one. Most Christians contend that God does not allow for testing … Continue reading

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17. Why does God allow children to suffer and die?

While I’ve previously touched on the problem of evil, I wanted to focus a bit more on what is perhaps the most heinous evil one can possibly imagine: the suffering and death of innocent children. Each year, approximately 10 million children will … Continue reading

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7. Why can’t God lift a penny?

Here’s a fun experiment you can do at home. Start by making up a new god, any god, such as the “God of Pizza.”  Place a penny on a table and pray that the God of Pizza will levitate it to confirm his existence. If it works, … Continue reading

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