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God is perfectly capable of naming every animal and giving Adam a dictionary—but he does not. He makes room for Adam’s creativity—not just waiting for Adam to give a pre-existing right answer to a quiz, but genuinely allowing Adam to be the one who speaks something out of nothing, a name where there had been none, and allowing that name to have its own being.

Culture Making, p.109

"Moses Writing in Eden," from the Leo Bible (the earliest surviving illustrated Byzantine Bible), c.940