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I
Who and What
Is God?
I
WAS RETURNING
to my hotel in New
Delhi some years ago from a private
conference with the late Mrs. Indira
Gandhi, Prime Minister of India. Ever since arriving
in India I had noticed cows and oxen wandering
through the streets. I had never seen such animals
straying loosely through city streets in any other
country.
"Don't these cattle stray quite a distance from
home?" I asked of the car driver.
"Oh yes," he answered.
"But when," I asked, "they wander all over the
streets so far away, how do their owners find them, to
drive them back home for the night?"
The car driver smiled. "The owners don't. But the
cattle and oxen know their owners and where they live.
They find their own way home in the evening."
Immediately I thought of the scripture in the first
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