But so is the equally intense presence of sacrificial love
It is this sacrificial love
that is the ultimate path to freedom, peace, joy and--what a surprise--the fervent feelings that are the object of so much of our society's favourite fantasies.
It's an act of sacrificial love
for the mother to restrict her own demands.
By meeting the needs of the poor during Lent, the power of Christ's own sacrificial love
is living on and on.
Also, he does not deal with feminist concerns over the ethic of sacrificial love
in his really fine treatment of that topic.
Perhaps with a bit practise we too could be more like Jesus whose life and death were based on sacrificial love
The Lord Jesus came to preach repentance and then provide the way of forgiveness through his sacrificial love
The Bible also teaches us that within the church we should love one another with the same sacrificial love
with which Jesus loves us.
The faithful and celibate priest witnesses to this ability all the time, because his entire life is devoted not to erotic love, or conjugal love, or love based on feelings, but agape love, which is a sacrificial love
, a love that exists on the level of the will.
Redemption transforms the self in a new attentiveness to the fragile beauty of the other, summoning the self to sacrificial love
Through our acts of mercy, Cavnar added, the impact of Christ's sacrificial love
lives on and on.
He did no t fight with a sword, but with sacrificial love