CHARITY does not equal Love... Biblically
Godâ€™s definition of the character of love:
Charity suffers long +
Charity is kind +
Charity doesnâ€™t envy +
Charity doesnâ€™t boast or brag +
Charity is not puffed up or proud +
Charity does not behave itself unseemly +
Charity seeks not its own benefit +
Charity is not easily provoked +...
Charity doesnâ€™t think evil about others +
Charity doesnâ€™t rejoice in iniquity +
Charity rejoices in the truth +
Charity bears all things +
Charity believes all things +
Charity hopes all things +
Charity endures all things +
Charity never fails =
Seem like too much to remember?
Add it all together and it equals one Word
That Word is Jesus!
America has a 50+% divorce rate! And no one in America is made to get married.. People get married for love... so obviously love does fail..
And assuming you beleive your bible.. That means it couldn't be Love... right!
That's why it is Charity!