Does God sometimes answer "No" to protect us from ourselves?
Give an example.
I'm sure he does. The same way a parent would do that for their kid. Also, I'm sure he would say no because he has something better in mind for you.
Absoluetly! Quite often actually I believe. Having been through brain surgery and drasically altering my family's life, I know beyond a shadow of a doubt that God has answered prayers made for my own selfish reasons with a resounding no. Many say that God answers all prayers, and I believe this as well, it is just that sometimes the answer is "No." As the other poster wrote, just as I do with my own child, God does with me, and while she can REALLLYthrow a fit (as can I if I am being honest), if it is not in her best interest I will still say, "no," just as thankfully god does for me.
by Ov Overo 6 years ago
Do you wonder why God has not answered you prayers ?
by rexy 12 months ago
Has praying to God ever help you? Has your prayers every been answered?
by Kiss andTales 6 years ago
Many all over the world believe in somthing or someone greater than themselfs ,so much so that even local we tend to always seek good advice from others who we feel will answer our concerns!many religions believe that man can not solve all our problems! and that is family ,finacial,social, basic...
by thirdmillenium 7 years ago
If you are a liara womanizergiven to coveting others' thingsa cheata gluttongiven to angersloth money-mindedjealousan ingrateneglecting to help where you can helphaving roving eyesIs there anyone who is not one of these? Honestly?Now you know why God does not answer your prayers, in fact ...
by Jacqueline 8 years ago
I found this nice video and wanted to share it with all you hubbers coz I see a lot of you are religious. It is made by a muslim but I think the message covers all religions. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ARMp0zQwaY
by Baileybear 7 years ago
eg the the people that didn't get healed when you prayed for them? Not enough faith? Hidden sin? God doesn't care? Answered prayers are really just luck anyway?
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