Jesus said that in order to follow him we must hate our parents, our spouses, our children, and our siblings. How can this be reconciled with the Bible’s commands that we must love these people? Here is a post from a forum called christforums.com that explains what the Bible means when it speaks of hate.
Love, Hate, the Hebrew language, and Idioms
by E Morales
Now I sit me down in school, where praying is against the rule For this great nation under God, finds mention of Him very odd.
If Scripture now the class recites, It violates the Bill of Rights. And anytime my head I bow, becomes a federal matter now. Our hair can be purple, orange or green, that’s no offense, it’s the freedom scene. Read the rest of this entry