If God is involved in football for Tim Tebow and Ray Lewis and not helping children with cancer then that God is unjust.
Human superstition and solipsism are hard to combat in a species that believes it is the center of the Cosmic Drama.
"I always have to think too of a little boy sitting on the banks of a river in west Africa who has a worm boring through his eyeball, turning him blind before he's five years old. And I reply and say, "Well, presumably the God you speak about created the worm as well," and now, I find that baffling to credit a merciful God with that action."
"Of all the preposterous assumptions of humanity, nothing exceeds the criticisms made on the fate of those who suffer by the well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed."