Today, I told a friend that God is perfect in all His ways. And it’s true.
As many know, I come from a philosophy background. Specifically, I tried to study virtue ethics. In virtue ethics, we try to develop virtues, rid ourselves of vices and seek a telos, or end goal in life.
I was thinking about God and His perfect ways today when I looked up Bible verses about praising God. In ethics, someone is praiseworthy if they inhabit virtues of character and act on them.
God has a perfect character and always acts perfectly. By that, I don’t mean He is too pious, too stern, too removed, or too condemning. Rather, of each trait God has, He possess them just right. That’s what I mean by God being perfect. This perfection makes Him praiseworthy.
In Chronicles 16: 23-31, we find the following:
I simply couldn’t have said it better myself.