Wise Fridays: God’s Speech

What is taken as God’s speech is really always man’s hearing…that God is not the strategist of our particularities or of our historical condition, but rather the mystery of our futurity, always our posse, never our acts.

– Arthur A. Cohen, from The Free Will Defense

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