Mysteries are stories in which a crime or puzzle is solved. St. Paul referred to the gospel he preached as a “mystery.”
The dictionary defines “mystery” as “a religious truth that one can know only by revelation and cannot be fully understood.”
Theology is how finite human creatures attempt to explain their infinite Creator. How did God create the universe? How can one explain the Trinity, one God in three persons? Such questions defy explanation.
Yet we can understand God’...