As hilarious as this is, it does bring up the fundamental problem that I have with the typical theist response to why god does not answer prayers.
That response being "sometimes the answer is no
Well, theist, that's not actually the case, now is it
? Not from my perspective at least. I guess I just have a hard time figuring out how to get some theists to understand the difference between 'no response' and 'responding with no
', ifn there actually is a misunderstanding there. For the life of me I cannot ever get to the point in a conversation where this gets clarified; wherein I am confident that the theist I am speaking to who makes such a proclamation really understands the difference between 'no response' and 'responding with no
It's annoying to be completely honest. Every time I've brought it up in this forum (which, admittedly, hasn't been all that often), the theist just disappears
from the conversation.