Have you ever wondered in a deeper way,about the three elements in God's Love Commandment?

Most of us who love the ideals of God, strive for inner love... for all men! I have pondered too, and wondered What does the love commandment "Love your neighbor as Yourself" ask us to do? These are the three elements Who is my neighbor? What is Love? Most importantly How should we... show more Most of us who love the ideals of God, strive for inner love... for all men!

I have pondered too, and wondered

What does the love commandment "Love your neighbor as Yourself" ask us to do?

These are the three elements

Who is my neighbor?
What is Love?

Most importantly

How should we interpret "Our self?"

How do we respect others "Otherness?"


Is love possible without seeing the other as "Another me"


On the other hand, if I do see others as "Another" me, is love of "other possible"?

When we look at how love works we see many factors, we go from ~

Loving those who also love you
to loving those who do not love you
to loving those who persecute you
to loving all people without Exception ( this is God's kind of loving)

So how do you define .."Otherness"

Can we live up to God's standards, without knowing , how far do we fall short?

thanks for your sincere replies...
Update: As you can see... there are many 'seedbed' in God's garden
God took his ideal of "Kinship" to all the nations... all individuals. !"


Without a "You" and an "I" there is no love! Is there?
Update 2: Skye... this question is meant for us to do ... "Our part" You have a good point, but it seems to be, we somehow forget to examine, and discern within... ourselves... we forget to look... and don't do our part!
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