The God in the world of Hunter: The Reckoning, people Imbued by agencies called the Messengers, Hunters may believe they're on a mission from God. The answer is a bit more complex: according to Hunter: The Reckoning, God has abandoned the world. Whether permanently or impernanently is open for debate, but the Messengers are God's assistants and are trying desperately to patch up the world before the damage is too severe.