“Buechner” in Beyond Words: Daily Readings in the ABC’s of Faith

Buechner, Frederick

HarperSanFrancisco, 2004

p. 53

“When I tell you my name, I have given you a hold over me that you didn’t have before.  If you call it out, I stop, look, and listen whether I want to or not.

In the book of Exodus, God tells Moses that his name is Yahweh, and God hasn’t had a peaceful moment since.”