Originally Posted by plaugexX
I find it illogical to believe in the God described in the scriptures. A lot of what they prescribe as "Acts of God" are purely far-fetched. Even the followers of modern day christianity dont believe in those incidences. They dismiss them as allegories or parables. An all powerful, all loving god is simply not rational looking at the condition of todays society. God can no more control me than he can control a serial killer. This anthropomorphic conception is powerless in the real world.
Powerless? We were given free will to do as we please on earth. Of course God has no control over you, the president, congress, the criminals or even the laws.
God never made the world the way that it is, we did it. Free will.