Who is responsible for 9/11?



Randy Black wrote: In short, Castro blamed 9-11 on the victims.  Glenye Cain reports: So, incidentally, did Anne Graham Lotz, the daughter of Billy Graham and an icon of the Christian evangelical movement. I saw this interview, which I have excerpted here, on Sept. 12, 2001, I believe it was, and just about fell out of my chair when I heard what she said.

Interviewer Jane Clayson:"I've heard people say, those who are religious, those who are not, if God is good, how could God let this happen? To that, you say?"

Lotz replied, "I say God is also angry when he sees something like this. I would say also for several years now Americans in a sense have shaken their fist at God and said, God, we want you out of our schools, our government, our business, we want you out of our marketplace. And God, who is a gentleman, has just quietly backed out of our national and political life, our public life. Removing his hand of blessing and protection. We need to turn to God first of all and say, God, we're sorry we have treated you this way and we invite you now to come into our national life. We put our trust in you. We have our trust in God on our coins, we need to practice it."

RH: I imagine many Muslims put forward the same argument.



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