2. To understand is to live: but God is His own act of understanding (Chap. XLV).
3. If God is living, there must be life in Him. If then He is not His own life, there will be something in Him that is not Himself,* and thus He will be compound, -- a rejected conclusion (Chap. XVIII).
And this is the text: I am life (John xiv, 6).*
1.97 : That God is Living
1.99 : That the Life of God is everlasting