This is a fourth of a series on the importance of love in Christian theology and contemporary culture.
In the third post we looked at one verse, Galatians 5:6 where ‘faith working love’ is the only thing that counts.
Staying with Paul, below is just a snapshot of other texts that, together, show how love is absolutely core to his theology and experience, and that the whole fabric of the Christian life is made up of love.
A couple of comments before those texts. In the New Testament, perhaps even more than today in the West, new communities of believers…