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Friday, December 12, 2014

God's sense of smell, and yours

A post on BioLogos discusses how smell should be important in worship, and points out that the Bible talks as if God has a sense of smell, and likes some of the things he smells, and doesn't like others. I'd never thought much about these subjects. Due to a medical procedure, I have very little sense of smell, or so I'm told, but you probably have a normal ability to distinguish smells, and haven't thought much, or any, about how that sense may affect worship.

Thanks for reading. Smell good.

2 comments:

FancyHorse said...

Yes, especially in the Old Testament we read about sacrificial offerings in the form of "sweet scents."

I like to think that the aroma rising from our meals as we give thanks is pleasing to Him.

Martin LaBar said...

Thanks, FancyHorse.