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To be as Christ to those we meet, and to find Christ within them.

How Do You Imagine God?
God in America and USA WEEKEND Magazine are partnering to explore Americans' images of God.

How do you imagine God? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator I imagine God as the deep abyss, the nihilo out of which everything is as a pure act of love, albeit not scaled to human interests.

My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator that I am called to live a faithful life of prayer, study, work and rest in spite of the uncertainties, ambiguities, ambivalences, paradoxes, contradictions and conundrums of life and faith because doing so allows me to live well (whatever that means) in relationship with God (whatever that is).
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My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator in silent meditation in the church of the Community of Taize in France.
My greatest moment of doubt was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator in silent meditation in the church of the Community of Taize in France.
My spiritual life means... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator being as Christ to those I meet and finding Christ within them.
The biggest misconception about my faith/belief system is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator that my own way of being a Christian has anything to do with the way Christianity is popularly portrayed.
My spiritual role model is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Br. Lawrence, the original, who spent his life in deep contemplation of God in the midst of ordinary life.
The tenet/practice/teaching I appreciate most about my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator the daily office.

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Published October 11, 2010

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