- To have friendship with the Creator, who sees the divine goodness reflected back to God through the character of the unique human person;
- To allow humans to maintain friendship with one another, because friendship is of its essence a mutual reflection of the good that humans delight in and treasure. Without that reflection even the possibility of friendship is mitigated because humans generally aren't close to perfect.
Thursday, November 02, 2006
Friendship inherent in creation
Why its logically consistent to understand that we're made, in some fashion, resembling the Creator--