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What Was God Doing Before he Created the Universe?
1st October 2019 • Andrew Rappaport's Daily Rapp Report • Andrew Rappaport
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Rapp Report Daily 0412 What Was God Doing Before he Created the Universe? What was God doing before he created the universe? Well, this question is a little bit of a logical fallacy. This is a fallacy called a category error. So the reason this is is that this question itself ignores the very nature and attributes of God. When we ask the question, what was God doing before? Well, it has that word before in it. And therefore that is a time-based question. Now God is eternal. He had no beginning and has no end unlike you and I that had a beginning and will live forever. We would be immortal but God is eternal. He had no beginning and no end he is actually outside of time. He created time. Therefore when we ask a question that requires. Something being bound by time such as the question, what was God doing before anything? It requires him to be bound by time. And God is not bound by time. God is outside of it. You and I are bound by time and that is what makes this question one that gets asked often but very hard for us to conceptualize the fact that God is outside of time. We cannot comprehend that in any way. So the question itself is difficult for us, but we have to understand the very nature and attributes of God is that he is eternal therefore the question is illogical because God is not a being that is affected or Bound by time. He is timeless. He is eternal. This podcast is a ministry of Striving for Eternity and all our resources strivingforeternity.org Listen to other podcasts on the Christian Podcast Community: ChristianPodcastCommunity.org Support Striving for Eternity at http://StrivingForEternity.org/donate Please review us on iTunes http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/rapp-report/id1353293537 Give us your feedback, email us info@StrivingForEternity.org Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/StrivingForEternity Join the conversation on our Facebook group at http://www.facebook.com/groups/326999827369497 Watch subscribe to us on YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/user/StrivingForEternity Get the book What Do They Believe at http://WhatDoTheyBelieve.com Get the book What Do We Believe at http://WhatDoWeBelieveBook.com

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