All the Prophets and Manifestations taught us to develop virtues here in the spirit kindergarten of earthly life. We will need these virtues in the next world, like we needed to develop limbs and eyes in the world of the womb – even though it might not have been fully clear why, at the time.
No matter what Faith you profess, or if you commune with God in an aspen meadow, you know the comfort and warmth of the love of God, Allah or any other name. As you feel filled with that love, you know you must share it with other beings; whether they be plants, animals, people; or even the earth, rocks, and sky. It makes you feel all “The hills are alive, with the sound of music.”
Where there is love, nothing is too much trouble, and there is always time.” Abdu’l-Baha
“The central basis for men to love one another is rooted in the nature of God Himself. God is love.” 1 John 4:7-21, Farid Mahally
“Islam, according to the Quran, teaches love and compassion for every human being, no matter their religion.”
“He who defends with love will be secure; Heaven will save him, and protect him with love.” Lao Tzu
“Love Me that I may love thee. If thou lovest me not, My love can in no wise reach thee.” Baha’u’llah.
Author, Diane Olsen