What Does Freedom Mean

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Obedience 18. “Freedom involves trust and obedience in a relationship of love.” (Page 134,135) Expand upon this concept, and share your thoughts on what the statement means. I struggle to fathom this concept, as I have been wrestling with how to accurately answer this question. Freedom: “the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint.” Obedience: “compliance with an order, request, or law or submission to another's authority.” These words contradict each other, freedom is to live without being ordered, however, obedience is to obey orders. It is a complex subject: the way to freedom is by complying to the rules. The juxtaposition of these two words, is challenging to grasp. “Freedom involves trust
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