The Bible; in a Word.

“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. On these two commandments depend all the Law and the Prophets.” (Matthew 22.37-40 ESV)Continue reading “The Bible; in a Word.”

Love Your Enemies

“You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you” (Matthew 5.43-45 ESV) The most radical of Jesus’ quotes, less often quoted, least often practiced. It seems as though Jesus was always teaching toContinue reading “Love Your Enemies”