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At Christmas: the littleness of God

Enough dwelling on the anger of Islam: time to remember that, while Muslims fear their Allah because he is ‘great’, Christians love their Lord because he is little.

Time to think again of the central proposition at the heart of our history and civilisation and hope: that ‘the Word became flesh and dwelt amongst us… full of grace and truth’. That the Mind of God, the act of absolute Being, ‘that beyond which nothing greater can be thought’, revealed his face and heart in the baby of a faithful Jewish girl, born under the rule of Caesar Augustus the ‘god-man’. And a baby born to die, for reasons beyond our ken, as ‘the lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world’. Enough in that notion of the incarnate and dying God to forge a new civilisation, and to re-create a weary one.

Science and the Mind of God: Oxford Prof Lennox

Another intellectual – Prof of Mathematics and Fellow in the Philosophy of Science at Oxford – is struck by the same compelling Facts that so stunned atheists from Hoyle to Flew.

This review of his book,  God’s Undertaker – Has Science Buried God? alludes to insights of the astonishing fine-tuning of the physical constants that alone make life possible, commenting:

Such features of cosmic design were what led Sir Fred Hoyle to state that “there are no blind forces in nature worth talking about”, and Paul Davies to conclude, simply, “ the impression of design is overwhelming”.

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