By Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger
In this booklet of meditations, in keeping with a sequence of homilies and meditations offered and compiled via the writer presently prior to he grew to become Archbishop of Munich-Freising, in 1977, theologian Joseph Ratzinger (now Pope Benedict XVI) offers his profound techniques at the nature and individual of God, development a bridge among theology and spirituality as he makes huge use of the Sacred Scriptures to bare the wonder and secret of who God is. He writes approximately all the 3 individuals within the Holy Trinity, displaying the various attributes of every individual, and that “God is 3 and God is one.”
God is—and the Christian religion provides: God is as Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, 3 and one. this can be the very center of Christianity, however it is so frequently shrouded in a silence born of perplexity. Has the Church possibly long gone one step too a ways the following? Ought we now not quite depart anything so nice and inaccessible as God in his inaccessibility? Can anything just like the Trinity have any genuine that means for us? it truly is definitely real that the proposition that "God is 3 and God is one" is and continues to be the expression of his otherness, that is infinitely more than us and transcends all our considering and our life. yet, as Joseph Ratzinger indicates, if this proposition intended not anything to us, it is going to no longer were published! And in reality, it can be clothed in human language in basic terms since it had already penetrated human considering and residing to some degree.
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The God of Jesus Christ by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger