Reflection About God

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Who is God? Is a question I can easily imagine a kid asking an adult and the latter replying with God is our creator, or God is an old bearded guy up in the sky watching over us, or even God is a supreme immortal creator deity that certain people believe in. All those responses are different because those replies are based upon that person’s beliefs and values. There is no single correct answer to who or what is God . An answer to the question “Who or what is God?” can reveal how a person views God and religion. This past semester my answer to “who or what is God?” and “how can I relate to God?” has grown in depth of understanding and how I relate to God.
At the start of the semester my general view of God was that he was this omnipresent being that was nothing but everything at the same time. Way back when I was in middle I remember I was reading the Bible in mass and had come across a passage of God talking to Moses in the form of a bush on fire but was not being consumed by the flames. “There the angel of the Lord appeared to him in flames of fire from within a bush. Moses saw that though the bush was on fire it did not burn up .” 1
So even when I was younger I sort of had this image of God being anything, like a person, an animal, or a plant, or more specifically speaking through those things. Going back to the beginning of this semester, I considered myself somewhat knowledgeable or at least had some experience with theology or religion, I would go to church every

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