Today’s saying 27: God moves in a mysterious way
Possible interpretation: The implication is that God’s plan is beyond human understanding. God has a reason for everything, however strange it may seem to us.
Note: mysterious (adj.) = impossible or difficult to understand | This saying is sometimes used to explain or at least justify unpleasant events, whether at a personal or global level.
Origin: This saying is actually the first line of the poem and hymn “God Moves In A Mysterious Way” by the English poet William Cowper (1731-1800):
God moves in a mysterious way
His wonders to perform;
He plants His footsteps in the sea,
And rides upon the storm…