Tonally and thematically complex, it involves an ardent denunciation of the poet's art just as it uses that art to insist upon the "asylum" to be found in a "final word," perhaps "Word," that strongly implies both the mercy and absoluteness of a Christian God
just as it inevitably circles back to the imperfect words used by a poet.
Would there be any theology--literally a science of God, and a fully legitimate science--if the Christian God
had not chosen to forfeit some of His transcendence?
In imagining the human, the images that instantly come to mind are those of this overrepresentation, from global images of a supposed white/blue eyed Jesus, the anthropomorphic rendering of the elderly white bearded Christian God
as painted in the Sistine Chapel creating Adam, Michelangelo's David, statues of Christopher Columbus pointing West, Santa Claus and his rosy red cheeks, George Washington's angel-like representation emblazoned atop the rotunda in the United States capitol building, and today, that of the lifestyle branded white male celebrity jet setting across the planet to "save" children in Africa at one moment, then wearing the latest Giorgio Armani suit at his movie premier the next.
Regarding Lois Oleson's May 22 letter and her interpretation of the Scout Oath, she made the assumption that the oath refers to the Christian God
and that to be "morally straight" means to adhere to Christian morals.
The God Who Is: The Christian God
in a Pluralistic World By Hans Schwarz.
He does not even say "there is no God"; he simply rejects the Christian God
and labels the Christian Church in Namibia as being too "preoccupied with blaming black people for the 'sins'".
After a brief verbal task to distract the participants from the true purpose of the study, they filled out questionnaires about their religious beliefs, including their faith in the Christian God
or Jesus, Buddha and Allah.
What made Shestov's position uniqueindeed, revolutionarywas that it replaced Kierkegaard's Christian God
with an absolutely personal God, one that was not the deity of any religion or text but a strange deity of Shestov's own making.
In addition, if Mr and Mrs Smith are holding China up as an example of how a country can "flourish" if the Christian God
is embraced, I assume they are happy for that to be at the cost of the right to protest; summary executions; the use of torture in places of detention; detention without trial and a spiralling list of further fundamental human rights abuses.
He shouted: "The Christian God
is the one and only true living God, the creator of Heaven and the Universe
DIVINITY OF DOUBT: THE GOD QUESTION argues that the Christian God
cannot exist and offers a close consideration of why a divine being could not be all-good, all-powerful or all-knowing at the same time.
He then supplicates to the Christian God
and is saved from certain death.
Whose divine writ runs where that of the Christian God
does not run?
Believing in the Christian God
has nothing to do with superstition and means giving away your pride and self-contentment," said Alexandrov, adding that true Christian religiousness is not rampant in Bulgaria.
The glossary definition of ID is that "evolution must have been guided, at least at times, by a designer, who is presumed to be the Christian God