Phyllis Beveridge Nissila
God is in the Details
There’s an old English expression: “The Devil is in the details.”
It also goes, conversely, like this: “God is in the details.”
I choose God.
As a believer, my observation is based on the the fact that the Devil is a created being but God is the Creator, so who’s smarter?
I also choose God because it’s easy to conclude that if the Devil (or you pick your own evil entity), whose objectives are to steal, kill, and destroy, gains foothold in people, especially people who lust for power, one is hard pressed to remember a time now or ever when evil’s minions suddenly decide they’ve stolen enough stuff, killed enough people, and destroyed enough property.
“Go back to normal, folks,” they would say, if they did, ever. “We’ve raped, pillaged, and burned enough, now. We got everything we want.”
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