The dream of humankind has been to see the face of God. Yet, God told Moses, “No one can see me and live.” The problem? As the Scripture says, “Without holiness, no one will see the Lord.” Jesus said the same thing but put it positively in the Beatitudes: “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.” Either way we say it, though, we are left asking the question, “Can I be pure in heart?”