Well, I used to agonize over that. But then I've learnt to have faith (without going to church) that all things happen for a reason.
We may not know the reason or reasons now; indeed we may never know, but it helps our sanity to hold on tightly to that faith.
This question comes up over and over again. Things happen. Period. There is no "god" keeping score. Why don't you ask "Why do good things happen to bad people?" Grow up!
Good things and bad things are part of life, everyone undergoes both bad and good times. It’s not that bad people doesn’t undergoes bad things.
But when some good people undergoes bad times or bad people undergoes good things, then we concern more about that and give much attention.
I don't think we can ever find a suitable answer to that. We can only offer comfort and support without judgment. We have all been there at one point in our lives. What separates us from other species is our ability to offer support and compassion. Bad things happen to us all...just when they happen to good people it hurts a lot more than if it happened to a person who is not so nice.
by Firoz 5 years ago
Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?
by darkinside 8 years ago
why bad things hapen to good people.sure good things happen to bad also.but we can foeget that....severe problem is the bad happenings to good people....i recently read a bookhaving this title...can you speak about the logic behind it??
by Blessed Hill 2 years ago
Why do bad things happen to good people?The age old question, if people are good why do bad things happen to them? Is it fair? Do they deserve it? What do you think the reason is?
by Susan Reid 6 years ago
I deliberately didn't post this in the Religion forum:-)(although spiritual and anti-spiritual, serious and flip answers of all shapes/sizes welcome).Mostly just reaching out to see who might have personal experiences to share.Thanks!MM
by Wendi M 8 years ago
I apologize if this comes off as a poor, poor, me forum...but in all honesty I am sitting on my pity pot right now!My step-dad was in a bad motorcycle accident almost two weeks ago. The doctors still don't know if they can save his leg. I have spent the last eleven days driving three...
by pmorries 5 years ago
Can't bad things just happen? Or, do bad things happen for a reason?Some people act like it is one's own fault that one gets cancer (e.g., not eating right) or getting robbed (one acted like a victim) or even for suffering a natural disaster (for putting out a negative vibe). What do you think and...
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