Why Does Pedophilia Exist?
This summer and fall (2008) I had an opportunity to
spend time with an individual who did everything humanly
possible to be accepted in the community. We did
respond to his desire and let him become a member of the
community. As we came to know him better, we started
having second thoughts about him.
He did talk about his past and
hidden tendencies. However, each time, the story became
more elaborate and graphic! We still were open to him
to overcome such tendencies and become Godly. As time
went on, it seemed that he could not overcome and so we
had to, compassionately, let him go.
The experience was profound since
he seemed to be such a likeable and helpful person. He
expressed great desire to go to God. He seemed open to
the teaching (although he was not learning it) and he
helped a lot, etc. How could such a nice person have
When this happened I wondered, why
did God put me through this experience? I know that God
wants to give all the answers, to all the questions
humanity has, in this lifetime. Maybe this happened so
that I know the answer to this problem!
I could not reconcile the
discrepancy between what I could see in this person and
the problem he had. How could a nice and helpful person
like him, who Loved God, have this problem? I had to
conclude that there is a much deeper reason for this
phenomenon, a phenomenon that almost has reached an
epidemic proportion in our society!
So my conclusion was that the
whole thing happened so this question would arise and be
This will help all to realize this problem and set their
societies that such tendencies are eliminated. They
will be eliminated because there always will be trusted,
watching eyes present!
God indeed has given all the
answers to man to create great societies based on His