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All that I have commanded you … Love one another

Morning: Psalms 146, 147; Exodus 13:3-10; I Corinthians 15:41-50

So many people think of the Way of Jesus as a set of moral principles that you might think he himself had written the 10 Commandments and other rules.  In fact, Jesus commands only this: Love God and love one another.  Following Matthew’s account of the resurrection, Jesus says his disciples should: “teach (people) to obey everything that I have commanded you.”  It sounds simple doesn’t it?  We’re still figuring it out, though.  According to Jesus, the best guide for us is to look to him, study his life, and love as he did.  Piece o’ cake, right?!  Not.

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