Giving God a Shove

An earthquake has added to the misery of the people of the Philippines. After the world’s worst recorded storm over land parts of the archipelago were shaken by an after quake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale, following the earthquake of 7.2 on the Richter scale which parts of the Philippines suffered on 15 October. The earthquakes, which sandwiched the storm, were acts of God. Most earthquakes are acts of God, unless they are caused by other enthusiastic fracking. Violent storms are usually classified as acts of God, but there is a great deal of doubt as to whether the world’s most violent storm should be attributed to the Almighty or nature. Continue reading