“But I say to you that listen, love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who abuse you…” - Luke 6:27-28
What was Jesus thinking, we might say, when He said this? One of these commands would be hard enough, but all of them? His response? “Do you really want to follow me or do you want only to be a spectator in the Christian world?’’
And what have we to say?