Ryan Patrick McLaughlin's Blog

Ryan Patrick McLaughlin's Blog

Why Saying 'God Is in Control' Isn't Helpful

Leading up to the election and on election day, I repeatedly encountered people calming their fears by saying this.

Argument: The Christian God Doesn’t Seem Like Such a Good Father

The way some Christians explain it, God seems like a horrible parent.

If 'Hell' Exists, What Does It Mean for God?

A weakness in the typical Christian doctrine of Hell? 

We're Being Trained NOT To See

For all our seeing, it seems to me that in some ways we’re trained not to see.

Can a Good God Really Allow Evil?

A professor at Siena College offers his thoughts.