What do we
learn about God as creator from the revelation to Israel?
that there is one God, the Father Almighty, creator of heaven
and earth, of all that is, seen and unseen.
that the universe is good, that it is the work of a single
loving God who creates, sustains, and directs it.
this mean about our place in the universe?
that the world belongs to its creator; and that we a recalled to
enjoy it and to care for it in accordance with God's purposes.
this mean about human life?
that all people are worthy of respect and honor, because all are
created in the image of God, and all can respond to the love of
this revelation handed down to us?
revelation was handed down to us through a community created by
a covenant with God.