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Command to Love


When we hear Jesus’ command to love we must hear a command to see, to listen and to bend into the life of Christ and into the lives of others who seem strange to us. In that bending perhaps we will be surprised with who we become.

Source: Brain Bantum, Reflections on the Lectionary,
Christian Century
, May 2, 2012