A Zen Buddhist Tries to Define God

A Zen Buddhist Tries to Define God September 15, 2017

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When I was in seminary, and so much smarter than I am today, I was asked what I thought that word God meant?

I replied that God is a hole in the language into which we throw all our hopes and fears.

To which one of my friends replied, Oh yes. God is a whole in the language into which we throw all our hopes and fears.

 

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