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John Calvin puts forward a very simple reason why love is the greatest gift: “Because faith and hope are our own: love is diffused among others.” In other words, faith and hope benefit the possessor, but love always benefits another. In John 13:34–35 Jesus says, “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” Love always requires an “other” as an object; love cannot remain within itself, and that is part of what makes love the greatest gift.
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Shine_Spirit

Pray for discernment

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Friends, let's pray for all of our brothers who don't know the best course to go on in their lives: God.

 

Many of them are discredited, without faith and without having a way to go. This is very worrying because they may end up going the wrong way.

 

We have to show them that God exists, and that He is everywhere, looking for us all.

 

Let's make them believe in the Savior.

 

God bless you all, my friends.

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