Making a Universe: Why Bother?
"The heavens declare the glory of God; the sky proclaims its builder's craft." (Psalms 19:2)Okay, so who is this message proclaimed to?
One of the ways we can learn about God is by noticing order and beauty in the universe. (Catechism of the Catholic Church, 31-32, 319)
St. Bonaventure said that the universe communicates God's glory, St. Thomas Aquinas said that the Almighty creates because God is good and loving. (Catechism, 293)
I think they're right.
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