Questions for Discussion
1. According to Maimonides, is G‑d defined by His role as the creator?
2. How do you reconcile that G‑d is “perfect existence” with the fact that He engaged in the act of creation? Explain why these two concepts need reconciliation.
3. How does considering G‑d’s infinity help us understand how G‑d can care about seemingly insignificant things?
4. What is the difference between G‑d being unique or alone (yachid) and G‑d being One (echad)?

Further Reading:

Texts Cited
Genesis—Chapter One
Maimonides, Yesodei Hatorah—Chapter One
G‑d—The Not-thing
Can We Speak Intelligibly About G‑d?