Do people seek God?

God is the only seeker…

Wisdomforlife

Image“We confuse two similar yet different human actions. We see people searching desperately for peace of mind, relief from guilt, meaning, and purpose to their lives, and loving acceptance. We know that ultimately these things can only be found in God. Therefore, we conclude that since people are seeking these things they must be seeking after God.”

“People do not seek God. They seek after the benefits that only God can give them. The sin of fallen man is this: Man seeks the benefits of God while at the same time fleeing from God himself. We are, by nature, fugitives.” (Thomas Aquinas)

We hide…

  • “But the Lord God called to the man, “Where are you?” He answered, “I heard you in the garden, and I was afraid …. so I hid” (Genesis 3:9-10).

Not even one…

  • “As it is written: ‘There is no one righteous, not even one; there is no one who understands, no one who seeks God. All have…

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