in a Christian family, it was not until I was a
junior in college that I heard
a professor say “Man created God
rebelled at the idea, but over time began to see
wisdom in the statement and
still do, limited by my
adult, for almost 20 years, the only time I set foot
in church was for weddings and
funerals. Then came the
came howling in the form of two maligned Medieval
Masters: Meister Eckhart
(1260-1327) and John Duns
Eckhart: “The ultimate and highest form of leave-
taking is leaving God for God.”
Scotus argued Jesus came not to change God’s
mind about us by paying a
ransom, but change our
was new and right for me in freedom. I could
choose. And I knew the face of
God I saw was one of
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