Thursday, September 10, 2009

Simon Tugwell, OP

God make me rid of "God"! Any "God" that I can treat as an object, any God that I can make my own, is a false god. God is only "God" over against creatures; he is named, to distinguish him from other beings, but precisely as such he is not apprehended as he really is. That is why the soul cannot, finally, be content with "God" ...

from the Magnificat meditation for September 9th, 2009