Who or What is God?

Sep 2, 2020 by

This is such a difficult, contentious, yet simple question. Every religion and spirituality has its perspective, yet most of them coincide at the deepest level, which is that whatever name we give to God, it represents the ultimate reality of Being. Within Christianity, we have the concept of the Godhead, the Ground of Being, neither male or female but containing both, and from which everything has been created and formed. St Paul described God to the men of Athens as the one ‘in whom we live and move and have our being’ (Acts 17.28). This ultimate Being is shown to us in Christian theology in three forms, the Holy Trinity of Father, Son and Holy Spirit. The One becomes the Three. There are many others ways of expressing this. We tend to see everything...

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