Or maybe they use "god" as an explanation for things they don't understand. (on a scientific / logical basis ) Metaphors have usually been the fall back position for lack of knowledge.
In the meantime, even the basic weather patterns are not following what used to be "normal" trends. Don't recall July being this coldish... This is not "summer " weather as we have known it .
Gee Whiz, would you be talking about the wars like the one that defeated the Nazis?