Letter: What more proof do we need of God’s existence?


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Posted Online: Jan. 03, 2013, 3:17 pm
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I agree 100 percent with John Donald O'Shea's Dec. 21 column titled "Peace comes only when men lead lives of Merry Christmas".

It makes me wonder why anyone would want proof that God exists. Just look around you; many good people follow God's command to love your neighbor, many give, they share, they comfort.

Look at a newborn baby. Look at nature. What more proof do you want?
So Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all.

Florence Terronez,
Silvis



















 



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