I’d be a fool if I said dying didn’t give me the willies, but never to the point where I let a book or a priest tell me how I should think or live.
Here are a few true equations that religious people ignore.
Childhood Cancer = Death of Child
Childhood Cancer + Prayer = Death of Child
Childhood Cancer + Prayer + Modern Medicine = Cure
Childhood Cancer + Modern Medicine = Cure
Notice that the presence or absence of prayer does not not change the results!