God – Attributes of the Divinity / Question #12

#12 If we cannot comprehend the essential nature of God, can we have an idea of some of His perfection ?

#12 - If we cannot comprehend the essential nature of God, can we have an idea of some of His perfection

“Yes, of some of them. Man comprehends them better in proportion as he raises himself above matter; he obtains glimpses of them through the exercises of his intelligence.”

As we said while commenting the previous question, man can understand the complexity of the Universe to a certain point, which one? We cannot know since, firstly, we simply don’t know that certain point, but also because we don’t know how complex is the Universe. As Humanity is advancing in its intelligence, we understand better that complexity.

Again, man is supposed to let go off matter, focus on Spirituality and increasing his intelligence to glimpses of the perfection of God. Man sort of levels up his intelligence and get samples of God’s perfection proof by proof, little by little, step by step. Everything takes time and we do know that Life, Nature, the Universe do things slowly in our understanding of time, but surely.

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