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A Vocation to Love

Love is a vocation, a calling, and so God’s grace is necessary to sustain it.

By: Cardinal Donald Wuerl

A Vocation to Love: Love is a vocation, a calling, and so God’s grace is necessary to sustain it. by Cardinal Donald Wuerl

The Bible tells us that we are made in the image and likeness of God (Genesis 1:26-27). The Bible also tells us that “God is love” (1 John 4:16). We are made, then, to resemble a God whose very identity is love.

We have been created from a divine blueprint, and so we all have a vocation to love. Our purpose in life is to love as God loves. Nothing...

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