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I actually live with zero fear and frankly, I am just sort of biding my time until I can leave this place.
And I am not trying to convince you of anything, it's you who are hanging out in the religious forum.
You are either searching for something or trolling or trying to convince people of your atheistic view.
Although the Bible doesn't specify it is my view that he created the world, did some intervention in the beginning times to get his name out there, then let the world go the way it will.
Once His message was known, which it is for the most part, there is no reason for Him to interfere.
If there is an earthquake it's probably just because of plate tectonics, not God.
So if there is an earthquake it's because of tectonic plates but if the people survive it's because of God
Heck, the idea that god is a benevolent, kind, understanding and forgiving being is a new iteration of him from the text of the old testament. The book of the Jews describe a vengeful, frightening, punishing, overbearing entity. Men didn't like that it didn't fit what they wanted to worship and so, voila! The new testament and now he's a whole new dude. Proves to me that god is simply a made up idea first to control the masses as a punishing god and then to smooth over the hard feelings created by his anger as an all-knowing, all forgiving and infallible friend. It's all such bullshit.
GOD gave mankind the opportunity to fix themselves in the age of man, Pre-law of Moses
man could not bridge the gap of sin
then God sent guidelines via the Law, this is the age of the Law..
Man could not keep the law and bridge the gap of sin that separates us from God
God became man and paid the price for sin.. bridging the gap between God and man due to sin. This is the Age of Grace