L. Bryan Williams

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Loving “Nonperfectly” to Love Perfectly: The Moral Energy That Arises from Paradox

L. Bryan Williams

The two-fold commandment, defined as a principle in this paper, that Christians love God and one another is foundational to the Christian faith. The announcement of this principle is immediately followed in the gospel of Matthew by what I define to be a methodological admonition to be perfect in the accomplishment of this principle and, by implication, all others. The successful application of this principle is demanded by Jesus Christ, affirmed by his disciples, and practiced by all those who affirm the discipline of the Christian.

Journal article