God 's Love For Mankind

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A wise man once said, “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud” (1 Corinthians 13:4). Love is one of the many attributes of God and His creation. Through all of the various types of love in this world, God’s love is the most abundant. His love is cast over every being on earth. This specific love, Divine Love, can be coupled with charity.. These two attributes contribute to God’s love for mankind, mankind 's love for God, and mankind’s love for one another. God’s love for mankind is portrayed by the sacrifice of his son on the cross for our sins. Through the suffering and death of his son, we have the hope of eternal life. Those who believe in him will be granted this eternal life. The gift…show more content…
For example, believing in Him as the Triune God, praying, and essentially love fellow humans. The Divine Servant is a key symbol when talking about loving others. To follow in jesus’ footsteps and to help the homeless, blind, weak, lame, and crippled is truly love. In my personal opinion I believe many Christians flaunt this statue and talk the talk, but do not walk the walk. Although some may walk the walk, they do it with bad intentions in their heart. They may be servicing a human who is less fortunate just for publicity or praise. In today’s society people are indulged in social media and cell phones which makes it extremely easy for one to boast about the service he/she did. So, many may fall short in loving humans, therefore fall short in loving God. In this situation, a saying near and dear to my heart “The unseen is eternal” (I’m sorry for taking a biblical sentence out of context) comes to mind. I believe this saying is relevant because acts of kindness and love that are unseen by others are longer lasting than acts performed in front of others with faulty motives. Others on this earth may not be able to tell between good and bad intentions, but God can. Ultimately, that is who we will all answer to one day. For God knows us better than we know ourselves. This lack of love for fellow humans makes it easier for one to love him/her self or materialistic things, which relates back to the demons. Unfortunately, this may be the deciding factor
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