Sunny Days in Heaven
Spiritual/Political/Philosophical Blog on the Nature of Truth and Falsehood and Heaven

Sunday, March 21, 2004  

For whom the bell tolls

I will never dance or celebrate the killing of any man, but I am glad that this man has been sent to his meeting with God:

Sheik Ahmed Yassin, the founder and leader of the Hamas militant group that targeted Israelis in suicide bombings, was killed by missiles fired from Israeli helicopters as he left a mosque at daybreak Monday, witnesses said

Thomas Aquinas asserted that one of the joys of heaven was seeing reprobates tormented in Hell. It is the fact that cosmic justice is being done that pleases.

I don't share the theology exactly, but I understand the sentiment.

posted by Mark Butterworth | 10:48 PM |