Originally Posted by Max Jam
-explanation may be required if the bear thing is a joke (humor/sarcasm detection is not a strength of mine usually
). if serious then i believe awful events like these are a result of sin and its curse on the world. this life can be nasty but, there is hope of sin-free, evil-free future and eternity in Jesus Christ!
The explanation is that God sent two bears to maul 42 children after they made fun of someone for being bald (seriously). It's in 2 King 2:23-25.