Why did the god of the bible send 2 bears to kill 42 children?

The New Testament, 2 Kings 2:23-24: "And he went up from thence unto Bethel: and as he was going up by the way, there came forth little children out of the city, and mocked him, and said unto him, Go up, thou bald head; go up, thou bald head. And he turned back, and looked on them, and cursed them in the name... show more The New Testament, 2 Kings 2:23-24:

"And he went up from thence unto Bethel: and as he was going up by the way, there came forth little children out of the city, and mocked him, and said unto him, Go up, thou bald head; go up, thou bald head. And he turned back, and looked on them, and cursed them in the name of the Lord. And there came forth two she bears out of the wood, and tare forty and two children of them"
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In our modern society this kind of behavior could not possibly be justified. So why is this immoral behavior possible by a supposed peaceful god? Is this yet another piece of evidence that god is made up by humans? If not; how can this by morally justified; Should children be accountable for laughing at something they have never seen before?
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