If God is always Mystery, then God is always in some way the unfamiliar, beyond what we’re used to, beyond our comfort zone, beyond what we can explain or understand.
In the fourth century, St. Augustine said, “If you comprehend it, it is not God.”
Would you respect a God you could comprehend?
And yet, very often we want a God who reflects and even confirms our culture, our biases, our economic, political, and security systems
Rev. Richard Rhor