Updated: Aug 23, 2021
Let us assume for a second that there is no God, but rather, conceptually at least, God represents the greatest possible good man is capable of.
That the concept of God, by definition, means a Love fully realised.
A transcendent representation, not of what life is, but what it can be.
A standard to be aspired to
And as a result, the perfect judge, a benchmark to be measured against.
In this way, the concept of God (or ultimate Goodness) asks much of you.
It asks you, what is the greatest possible good that you can aspire to in every given situation?
And then it compels you to try and live up to that,
And to conduct yourself in the appropriate manner.
If man is capable of choosing between good and bad, then the obvious choice would seem to always want to choose good?
Not sure why, but that just seems right, or at least what you c