"How can the Infinite become the object of
"To glorify God is to
honor and participate in God's most glorious manifestation. God is known, after
all, as the Creator, and so to
glorify God is to revere and participate in that Creation. Our gifts are
creative gifts. The gifts of mind and
hand that make us human, the gift of
life itself, enable us to participate uniquely in the ongoing process of
creation. Our lives are a
gift, and the way to pass on that
gift is to live that life as beautifully as we
are able." - Charles
"He formed gods of the most preposterous and
ridiculous kinds: these became the sole
objects of his
hope, and the creatures of his
fear: he was unhappy, he trembled under these
imaginary deities; under the supposed
influence of imaginary beings created by
himself; under the terror inspired by blocks of stone; by logs of wood." -
Paul-Henri Thiry, Baron d'Holbach
"The idea of God as a separate power external to
nature who enforces morality is therefore a crutch for the mind lost in
the myth of separateness, a means of
understanding the consequences of our treatment of others. The concept of a
supernatural God might have a salutary effect in the short term, but runs the
risk of reinforcing the illusion of
separation."- Charles EisensteinThe word "God" and
the word "Jehovah" are not found anywhere in the original Biblical scriptures.
Jehovah is a version of YHWH which is found in the
Torah but not found in the New
The true name of the Hebrew God is transliterated as
El, Elah, Eloh, Eloah; in a plural form to
express grandeur, Elohim.
A god in Arabic is transliterated as Ilah.
Muslims believe that the actual name
of God is Allah.
a divinity; a deity;
human individual is perfect and no human individual need be put upon a pedestal
an object idealized as significant
Invisible entities thought to own
some incremental part of nature or reality expressed themselves as
natural phenomena or took the
guise of an animal - and in Greece - humans.
As archaic consciousness
recognized all of nature was interconnected these beliefs were
transformed into a
monotheistic belief of the
Creator taking the form of a
pregnant woman, a Mother Goddess, who embodied the Creation of Life, who
brought prosperity through life
to a culture and who was analagous with the Earth.
We named her
The theory of God as the Mother of
Life and everything else is a natural
As humans filled and overburdened the
ecological niches in the Middle East, after
being driven out of a drying Sahara, theories of
the Nature of the Creator morphed into one in which the template for the
conceptual image was based on the
Alpha Male head of the
This Animal Kingdom
conceptual image is clearly
intended for a warlike people who will
be blessed when they gain control of an adjacent ecological niche, allowing
further expansion of the tribe.
the nature of the Creator is not easily
described it is easy to understand why a
conceptual image would take the
form of familiar objects that
already exerted an influence over
the course of human existence.
People naturally project onto the Creator
an archetypical image of power or force
already existent in their natural conceptual image of reality.
shows an amazing evolution or transformation of the conceptual image of the
Testament image of the Creator is a distinctly Hebrew image penned by the
Hebrews of Alexandria who took up the narrative style of Herodotus.
New Testament image of the Creator is basically an amalgamation or synthesis of
the mythical modes of describing reality of the Egyptians, Persians, Greeks,
Hebrews and, finally, the Romans.
The evolution of the
conceptual image of the Creator
shows a change from one in which the Creator is the
patriarch of the tribe with
warrior intentions to one in which the people are charged with no longer being
warriors but farmers as Rome needed a quarter cut of all harvests to stay alive
and, unlike Alexander the III of Macedonia, had no problem with conscripting
legionaires. (Kinda like getting 'contractors' in Iraq.)
story should be rewritten to say "In the beginning, man not understanding the the
Nature of the Creator created the concept of God in the
image of man."
attributes of the
Creator Nothing is known to exist outside
Nothing can be known to exist outside Nature.
can exist of be known to exist 'outside of nature' then
if the Creator
exists the Creator must exist
being everywhere at
only be had by being everywhere at
everywhere at once the Creator permeates nature.
essence of God exists renewing all
All that lives is sacred - an extension of the
"He who disbelieves this truth
is spoken of as one
devoid of understanding."
is the question of God simply When people use the term
'God' they use metaphorical examples, a
necessity, in the attempt to convey the
abstract concept of 'God', the
spark that permeates all of nature that embraces it.
one based on a
definition of terms ?
The terms God and
Nature are interchangeable in the abstract conceptual thought of the
Nature as evil is equivalent to the
worship a 'God' that resides 'outside of
A False Teacher
teaches 'Nature as an Evil' and asks you to fear Nature.
A Teacher of Truth asks you to Stand in Awe
of your Creator and Sustainer.
a structural patterned order which makes it
possible for humans to accurately predict future conditions.
Nature has provided
mankind in this age a very wide
understanding of the inner workings of natural
from the formation of suns down to the
transfer of electrons through a
copper wire are
natural processes that have a life
independent of, yet intimately interconnected, with all other
natural processes are not static.
These natural processes are always
in flux, in motion.
processes have a life of their own.
Seen independently each of these
natural processes is understandable and
each follows certain conditions within the Law
of Nature. Seen together these natural
processes of Nature create a exceedingly
complex interplay of natural processes
that propels further natural processes.
Mankind has attempted to
quantify and qualify, in the
normal categorization processes of the human
mind, all aspects of Naturegoing so far as to
define Schools of Thought with Greek titles - psychology, sociology, biology,
Pattern recognition within
Nature from the earliest days of
mankind allowed men to predict
future occurrence based on current
civilizations had some method of
calculating the advent
of seasonal changes from
observation of celestial
Natural patterns recognized in nature would
be seen as having a force behind them that ' created
"the natural pattern."
This gave rise
to local deities that controlled the
local forces of nature.
proof of God
Two arguments generally adduced by
priori argument, which is the testimony afforded by reason.
posteriori argument, by which we proceed logically from the
facts of experience to causes.
Three logical subarguments:
The cosmological, by which
it is proved that there must be a First Cause of all objects, for every effect
must have a cause.
The teleological, or the argument from
design. We see everywhere the operations of an
Intelligent Cause in nature.
The moral argument, called also the anthropological argument, based on
the an order within the history of mankind, which exhibits
a moral order and
purpose which can be explained on the
supposition of the existence of a natural moral
Three arguments generally agreed upon by mystics:
The argument of the
Observe existent reality and
stand in awe of
The argument of the
within and find the
divine spark of the
Soul of the Creator.
The argument of the Heart:
Hear the sound of the Voice of God overwhelming
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