If you can handle the language I kind of like this approach to Christianity. I wouldn't have said everything like Pete and I don't agree 100% but still, I think this makes more sense then many traditional explanations.

God is not a man with a beard on a throne in the clouds | Pete Holmes

@elsander I am perpetually surprised by how many people think that either Judaism or Christianity ever literally taught 'an old man with a beard in the clouds'

I mean the First Commandment is 'God is not representable in images' so......

It takes more than three thousand years for a very basic religious teaching to sink in, perhaps?

(Okay that ONE TIME in Daniel with the 'Ancient of Days' thing, sheesh)

@natecull That wasn't God, that was the Demiurge!

In eternity! Unknown, unprolific!
Self-clos'd, all-repelling: what Demon
Hat form'd this abominable void
This soul-shudd'ring vacuum?—Some said
It is Urizen!

*glances at the picture of Urizen leaning out of the clouds measuring out empty space with calipers hung over their desk, looks around shiftily and slinks away*

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