So much of the life of faith is wrestling with questions that don’t have particularly straight-forward answers.
It can be frustrating at times. I think it’s because we insist on understanding things that are utterly beyond our capacity to comprehend.
As I have been reading the last couple of days in Ezekiel, I keep seeing these pronouncements of God’s discipline upon His people Israel. They had so rebelled and so disregarded His warnings that He had to be true to His Word and follow through with the judgment He had promised. But time and again, as he explains the drastic consequences they would experience, the text says, “and they will know that I am the Lord.”