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Why does God love us?



    
    

Clarify Share Report Asked July 01 2013 Mini Anonymous (via GotQuestions)

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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
This short question is among the most profound questions ever asked. And no human would ever be able to answer it sufficiently. One thing is certain, however. God does not love us because we are lo...

July 01 2013 0 responses Vote Up Share Report


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Mini Salem Markus Purba
Before answering this question, we need to define the meaning of love in the relation of God and man as the Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary says: "Strong affection for another arising out of kinship or personal ties".

Since man was created as an image of God, then man has had a kind of relationship with God as manifested in human kinship of Father and Son (Matthew 6: 9; John 1: 12-13).

It is a kind of relationship reflected in The Parable of the Lost Son (Luke 15: 11-31) and in Jesus Christ (John 3: 16-21).

June 29 2015 0 responses Vote Up Share Report


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