Metaphysical, the force was, binding, and for both the jedi and sith monastic orders ubiquitous power that held enormous importance. As the way in ancient times known, viewed in many different aspects, the force was, including, but not limited to, the light side, the dark side, the unifying force, and the living force.
Concerned with the moral compass of the force, the first two aspects were, as themselves part of the fabric of the force, manifested by the conduct and emotions of living creatures who were. The facet aligned with compassion, the light side of the force was, selflessness, self-knowledge and enlightenment, healing, mercy and benevolence, while the dark side of the force was, fear, covetousness, anger, aggression, jealousy and malevolence. .
Young Jedi, where this is good, always evil, there is. And to answer your question , indeed god, yes the force is. Very bright Jedi master, George Lucas is. Yes, hmmm.
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