When a citizenry’s right to express itself freely and without fear of retribution is at risk, it can be thought of as a chilling development indeed. Such social conditions always bring a society one step closer to accepting the premises of tyranny.
The coronavirus causes us to confront, yet again, the problem of evil, and to ask why God permits such suffering.
Has COVID-19 resulted in a sacramental as well as economic recession? What is the relationship between the sacraments and our salvation?