Animal Psychology and Popular Theology Made Simple
These questions may give us cause for pause (or paws, if you prefer).
Here are a few off-the-hoof statements – ideas we might sink our collective teeth into. Ponder these, and see what you think. Leave a comment, if you dare.
How do some of our favorite animals think about God?
The horse likely thinks to himself, “My human feeds me, so there must be a God.”
The cow might grumble moodily and say to herself, “I feed myself, along with everyone else. Is there really a God?”
The goat may have less discerning ideas, opining thusly: “I eat nearly anything. Maybe God is everywhere.”
The dog may consider deity this way: “My human feeds me, so he must be God.”
The human, perceiving all this intrigue, may decide this: “Look at all the wondrous creatures God has made.”