Where you go to meet with God

During the Last Supper the disciple Philip asked Jesus show him God. "Lord," he said, as recorded by John's gospel, "show us the Father, and we shall be satisfied" (14.8).Did Philip know what he was asking? Surely he was aware that Moses asked a similar question, to see God's glory. "[Y]ou cannot see my face," answered the Lord, "for man shall not see me and live" (Ex 33.20).God allowed Moses a glimpse nonetheless, but not directly. Instead of seeing the Lord’s face, Moses was permitted a … [Read more...]