God is Love Itself.Jesus Christ,the Living Word of The One True God ,foretold by the prophets of Old and revealed in the Good News of the New Testament is the double edge Sword we are to conquer the Darkness with,for He is The Light of the world.Faith comes by hearing and hearing by the Word of God.Let's proclaim it with the enthusiasm and courage of the first Apostles. " I AM the Way,The Truth and The Life " ." Tell them I AM send you". - Jesus Christ. " In the begining was The Word and The … [Altro]
This is deep and I really got a lot from it. Thank you Fr. Nay it got me thinking. - The end result of loving God first is that you then do begin to love people because He loves them and for no other reason and begin to see them in the light of their eternal destiny. This is the way I would like to be but alas.....!!! - Blessings - Rene
As you've indicated, there is a difference between earthy love and the love of God. What may seem to be a contraction is that those who are deeply in Love with God and who have sacrificed their entire lives in His service, are found to be very attractive to other like minded individuals in this world although that is not their intent.
St. Pio of Pietrelcina comes to mind in our time but, based on … [Altro]