What does it ‘really’ mean to love your neighbor as yourself?

You just might find the answer surprising

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If you do not want to hurt your neighbor, the easiest way to arrive at this outcome is to ask yourself, what is right to do to your neighbor.

Love your neighbor as your self.

The problem we have in the world today is people no longer recognize their selves, as such are unable to love their selves, as such are unable to love others.

Your consciousness becomes whatever principles you choose to love and practice.

In the acquiring of principles for life, all chosen principles must be effective and consistent else feeding of the self becomes counter productive.

Emptying your self so there is a vacuum implies there is nothing whatsoever in your self possessing of any value. Can this ever be true?

Love for a neighbor that is of the same skin as love for the self is love that builds up, love that in it’s very essence is altruistic.

‘God is Love’, meaning “Love is Who God Has Chosen to Be.”

God then has bounded Himself by His commitment to the Principle of Love. Every demonstration of God’s power or essence is bounded by His Love.

God’s other important attributes — Justice and Righteousness — can be seen to be demonstrations of Love. Love for people wronged demands justice. Love is meaningless if it is not evident in right actions.

Who or what do you desire essence of your self to be?

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Educator and Researcher, Believer in Spirituality, Life is serious business, but we all are pilgrims so I write about important stuff with empathy and ethos

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