When pressed to summarize what he required, Jesus said, love God and love your neighbor. Paul, the Apostle fleshed this out by saying that God wants living sacrifices. He is asking for a huge religious paradigm shift that calls for an end to people trying to appease God. He is not looking for rituals or behaviors that involve us doing something to gain his favor. Rather, he wants us to live out a life of love toward God and man that naturally flows out his love for us.
What Does God Require of Us?
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