Obedience is a rather unpopular virtue today, and few people want to hear about it. How much they would value and seek it, though, if they could see it as an element of real love! Jesus himself made the connection between love and obedience when he said, “If you love me, you will keep my commandments” (John 14:15).
By his whole life, Jesus showed that obedience is crucial, for it was through obedience that he won our salvation (Romans 5:19). So let...
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