If God is a God of miracles as theists claim, then why doesn’t he perform more to stop evil?
I must admit this is one question I’ve wrestled with in solidarity with my atheist friends.
My initial response is to recall the words of the prophet Isaiah: “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, says the LORD” (Is. 55:8). While I acknowledge this as true, it leaves me dissatisfied.
As a Christian I believe, with St. Paul, that God “works for good...