Why Do Unbelievers Often Fare so Well?
We are living in very hard times. It is the time when also those who are pious and religious, who are even pleasing to GOD, suffer from diseases and greatest worries. We do not manage to make all our good wishes come true. Because the Church is on such a decline, how should things take a turn for the better? For this purpose these pious people can indeed offer their suffering up to GOD. And if they have good priests, they can receive the strength to bear it. – Why are people who completely ignore GOD, yes, even rant and rave about faith and condemn everything that is sacred, doing so great? Because GOD is just. Now on earth it is the unbeliever’s turn to have a good time, the others will have a good time afterwards. Normally, no human being is out-and-out evil. If a person should have the dreadful, everlasting misfortune of being rejected, damned by GOD, he must needs be rewarded by GOD for righteousness’ sake for the few good deeds he did on earth. If you see someone who is totally against GOD, who scoffs at everything sacred and yet he is doing well, then do not think: „Ha ha, you are going to hell!“ No, in that case it is your duty to pray for him. By praying I do not mean praying twenty rosaries, but sending up a thought, a prayer of petition to GOD ... more