"Love one another"
Text: Romans 13:8
THE SUBJECT OF CHRISTIAN LOVE
Paul has already touched on this subject in the earlier chapters. A quick recall may be useful before we read this additional word.
1. God’s love
a) This was poured out (Cf. Romans 5:5)
b) This is seen through the death of Christ for sinners (Cf. Romans 5:8)
c) Nothing will separate us from the love of God in Christ (Cf. Romans 8:35, 39)
2. Brotherly love
a) Genuine love (Cf. Romans 12:9)
b) Christian affection to be shown to each other (Cf. Romans 12:10)
ADDITIONAL THOUGHTS ABOUT CHRISTIAN LOVE
The subject of Christian love is not exhausted by the above mention. There is so much more to discover about Christian love.
“Owe no one anything except to love one another,
for he who loves another has fulfilled the law.”