Life Skills Research Paper
Why do most of the people question God and asks “why?“ after a disaster or tragedy strikes? I chose this as my research question, because until now, many people are still questioning God about these natural disasters, terrorist attacks and tragic accidents that are happening. And i‘m still curious about it. For example, when a loved one dies, people asks “why?“. “Why?“. It is heartbreaking to see how much sorrow and pain can be packed into this simple word. (Local and Global Significance)
This question has been asked throughout mankind‘s history. Men nowadays sometimes put their blame to God for all the miseries they are suffering which includes natural disasters, lost of a loved one, and accidents. In fact. Destruction of forests and wetlands, population in risky areas, global climate change, rising sea levels, greenhouse gas concentrations, overcrowding, deforestation, pollution, and natural disasters are all caused by careless human activities and today‘s greedy system. (How I set about answering this question)
* Personal experience. Knowledge and skills derived from encounters; * Acquainted with facts and events in the environment.
* The journals i‘ve read (Awake and Watchtowers).
* Surfing the internet.
* Asking my father and having discussions regarding this question.
(Answers and Conslusion)
Why do most of the people question God and asks “why?“ after a disaster or tragedy strikes?. Consider some examples: * “Why did you do this to us, God? What did we do to upset you?“ Reuters news agency reported that an elderly woman asked those questions after a tsunami devastated her village. * “Where was God? And if God has ultimate control, why did God let this happen?“ These questions were raised by a newspaper in Texas, U.S.A., after a gunman opened fire in a church, wounding and killing a number of worshippers. * “Why did God allow her to die?“ A woman asked this...
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