Time and Eternity

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St. Augustine: "I know what time is until you ask me to define it."

Our images of "changeless things" are not helpful when thinking about God: rocks, gems, metals, etc.

"Time is short, eternity long" (JHN).


A succession of acts of understanding and will in a spiritual being.

The "time" of God, angels, saints, souls in Purgatory?

"Time out of time."