Ever wonder why Christianity is so hated by other religions and non-believers? I have often wondered that.
Christianity was named after Jesus Christ, a man who taught of loving God, first and foremost, and loving your neighbor as you love yourself.
Matthew 22:37-40 Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.
Every single one of the Laws of the Ten Commandments falls under these two categories. The first four are about honoring, respecting, and loving the one and only true God. The other six are about honoring, respecting, and loving each other. Do you see that? There is more about us loving each other than there are about us loving Him. Why are laws of not stealing, not lying, not committing adultery, and not killing so hated? Why is a religion based on helping the poor and needy and giving what you have so hated? Why is that what Christ has to offer is so pushed aside by many? I’ll tell you why the people hate it. It’s because of you, dear Christian. Continue reading