God’s sinlessness is inherent to His very nature – He cannot sin because sin, by definition, means going against His will. If you point to an inhabitant of this earth and say he was sinless (how anyone could know that is beyond me) – then it is a happenstance. If a person happened to be sinless – he is still completely and absolutely subject to the Creator of heaven and earth. To point to his alleged sinlessness as a motive for worship is no different than pointing to the alleged beauty of a statue as a motive for worship – one is pointing to physical beauty and one is pointing to spiritual beauty – but both of these beauties are part and parcel of God’s creation – they are gifts from God – the possesors of these beauties are recipients of God’s kindness. And the prohibition against idolatry doesn’t allow us to confuse recipient with the Ultimate Giver.
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Yisroel C. Blumenthal