Re: God and time

John W. Burgeson (
Thu, 13 Nov 1997 13:34:42 -0700

Chuck offers in answer to my question the analogy/metaphor: " In the
meantime, God has the ability to take the book off the shelf and read it
from cover to cover and has been able to do this since the beginning of

I like that description. I'm not sure how far Id extend it, however. My
wife and I were the persons on August 12, 1973 with the opportunity to do
something about the si9tuation on January 25, 1974. But we had the
capability (free will) to do something or not do something. I think we
did, anyway.