Lament and Hope in the Face of Evil {Psalm 73}

I don’t know about you, but I can’t wake up and check the news anymore without shock, tears, desperate prayers and opening my bible. It’s easy to ask- why? Why does God allow this again and again? It’s easy to look at people who systematically inflict pain or “terror” on others and feel righteous anger. They seem untouched by the heartache we feel today. A psalmist penned similar struggles and lament when faced with evil that is left unpunished and without any foreseeable justice.

Therefore pride is their necklace; they clothe themselves with violence. Continue reading “Lament and Hope in the Face of Evil {Psalm 73}”