Who among you fears the Lord and obeys the voice of His Servant?

Archive for April 4, 2008

A Narcissist God?

One recent person accused  God of being a narcissist.  She said in a comment:

“…and believing in god ( your higher power) is stupid because he paints a superior image of himself. when really all he is is a narcissist.”

This is an understandable accusation – and people like John Piper (and other Reformed people) have been accused about worshiping a narcissist God.  The reformed people, in line with the Reformed tradition – teach that “the chief end of man is to glorify God.”

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