Are you surprised?
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill gusher pours 1.5 million to 2.5 million gallons of crude oil every day [CNN 6/15/2010]. May God promptly bring the souls of those killed in the drilling rig explosion to everlasting life. Amen.
Every punishment is for a sin [Summa Theologica II-I, q. 87, art. 7]. Should this nation not suffer some kind of disaster for being faithless like the Israelites of old?
And though the LORD warned Israel and Judah by every prophet and seer, "Give up your evil ways and keep My commandments and statutes, in accordance with the entire law which I enjoined on your fathers and which I sent you by My servants the prophets," they did not listen, but were as stiff-necked as their fathers, who had not believed in the LORD, their God. [2 Kings 17:13-14]The CDC received reports of 846,181 abortions in 2006 [CDC 2006], the most recent year in the Abortion Surveillance Report. America elected a radically anti-life president in 2008 [On the Issues 6/16/2010].
Every year there are well over 1 million violent crimes reported in America (murders, rapes, robberies, etc.). 1,382,012 violent crimes were reported in America in 2008 [FBI 9/2009]
Homosexual couples can "marry" in five states [AHN 1/12/2010], and obtain "civil unions" in 11 states.
Prostitution generates $14.6 billion every year in America [Havocscope].
Blasphemies cry out to Heaven throughout the various media, whether it be pop music on the radio or articles in newspapers. There is no shortage of contempt for the One, Holy, Catholic, and Apostolic Church.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill gusher pours 1.5 million to 2.5 million gallons of crude oil every day [CNN 6/15/2010].
Are you surprised?
Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on all us poor sinners. Resurrect this nation, dead in sin. Forgive us of our crimes against you and bring us all into life everlasting. Amen.