Finite/infinite universe - relevance of Christology??

Gladwin Joseph (
Thu, 18 Sep 1997 18:20:31 -0700

Fascinating discussion!

However, when we are present outside of time i wonder what
`memories' we `will have' of this current thread.

Just a thought that i would like to share on the
possible relationship of a Christocentric view on the
infinite/finite nature of the universe. If the
eternally Incarnate Christ is the first born of
Creation, and in whom ALL things hold together, I wonder if
the infinite immanence of GOD allows for an eternal universe
without necessarily deifying it. Albeit such a view would
sanctify the universe.

Any other thoughts on how Christology may contribute to the
current discussion on the fundamental nature of the


Dept of Forest Science
Oregon State University

"God is so we are"