So where does this leave us? Is it time to huddle together with like minded people and wait for the darkness to go away, or for Jesus to come again? When we are not sure what to do, it is always good to turn to what Jesus says and find our answers there.
It was spiritual evil that led every person who has committed mass violence whether it was with a gun, or a pressure cooker filled with shrapnel, or a plane flying into a building. So what is our response in the face of evil?