Is there a Way to Picture Reality that’s not Linked to Time or Space?

No. The word picture – or picture thinking – is a component of the imagination, which spacializes all constructs.

Hence you can’t have a picture without space, therefore if a reality transcends space (and is not conditioned by space), then it can’t be imagined at all. However, one may have a concept of such a reality, and one does this in three ways.

First, by means of the negative way, where one can think about a reality (or power) which is NOT conditioned by space.

Second, by analogy, where one can say that God’s intelligence is LIKE our intelligence, but not limited by it spatial and temporal conditions.

A third method is called hyperphatic, which is saying that God is MORE than can ever be imagined or sequenced, etc.

But unfortunately, the transcendent God cannot be reduced to a picture.

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