Open Book: Learning about an unfathomable love, one step at a time
How can a God who is love reveal Himself to His creatures?
This, in slightly different wording, is what I asked a group of more than 40 children preparing to make their First Communion. The way I put it to them was: How do you teach a baby how to play soccer? It isn’t the sort of thing you can do overnight. First they have to learn to crawl; then you have to teach them to walk, so that they can learn to run. They also need to learn how to talk, what the words “goals” and “teams” mean, and how