a relentless quest to comprehend faithThe "Faith Hall of Fame" in Hebrews 11, is full of people who act, not out of a sense of devotion or complicit obedience, but a compelling need to know God better. And as verse 13 points out, they did not have or receive all the answers!
I am reminded of a few former students who never fit the mold of an ideal Christian school student. Some would even question the faith of those students. But I witnessed in them a relentless quest to comprehend the true nature of their faith. They had a willing to pursue God through the incomprehensible and a boldness to engage God as Job, Jacob and Habakkuk did.
This book was recommended by our pastor and I have borrowed it from the library. Below is the chapter snippet pulled from Google Books. This post is my response to Manning's first reflection question on page 27.