Archive for January 5th, 2009

Deus Absconditus

Monday, January 5th, 2009

Truly you are a God who hides himself… (Isaiah 45:15)

“I have wished a hundred times over that, if there is a God supporting nature, [nature] should unequivocally proclaim him, and that, if the signs in nature are deceptive, she should suppress them altogether” —but nature prefers to tease, so she “presents to me nothing which is not a matter of doubt” (Blaise Pascal).

For an interesting article on  faith and reason, check out the article The Skeptical Inquirer (If Only Atheists Were the Skeptics They Think They Are), in the Touchstone Magazine archives here.