You are here:

Bible Studies/Love your enemies psalm.


Dear Patricia

In the Holy Bible - Matthew - 5:43, Love your enemies, Forgive your enemies I have the following questions.

1 In the 21st century, is it possible to achieve the above?.

2 Will the enemy think in the same line,as we think?.


Love your Enemies -

Jesusí declaration at Matthew 5:44 seems an almost impossible thing to achieve, but it is something that is possible to achieve in Jesus.

A good start would be to live the declaration given at 1 Corinthians 10:32.  Give NONE OFFENCE, neither to the Jews, nor to the Gentiles, nor to the church of God.  These three encompass all of mankind.

So then we demonstrate we love and respect all of humanity, the good and the evil.

Satan has his children (Ps.58:3, 1 Jn.3:8-10, Jn.3:12, Matt.13:38, Re.2:9, Jn.8:37-47).

Only righteous can accomplish this.

Matt.5:43    Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy.
Matt.5:44    But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;
Matt.5:45    That ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he maketh his sun to rise on the evil and on the good, and sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
Matt.5:46    For if ye love them which love you, what reward have ye? do not even the publicans the same?
Matt.5:47    And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? do not even the publicans so?
Matt.5:48    Be ye therefore perfect, even as your Father which is in heaven is perfect.

Bible Studies

All Answers

Answers by Expert:

Ask Experts


Patricia Burns


What roll will the church play in end-time prophetic history? Where are we in the prophetic scheme of things? How many battles will be played out in prophetic history, and when will they occur? When will the partial blindness of Israel be lifted? When will the time frames of Daniel and Revelation fall? When will the Seven Last Plagues fall? What is the Abomination that makes Desolate? Who are the two witnesses? When will the beasts/kings of the book of Daniel comes upon the world scene? Where is the bottomless pit? When will the battle of Armageddon be fought? Who are the army who will follow the Lamb to the battle of Armageddon? Where is that great city Babylon? Where is the Sanctuary? What will cleanse the Sanctuary? When will the command to restore and to rebuild take place? These questions, and many more topics of prophetic Biblical history, are answered by this author.


I am the author of the self-study aid, The Book of Revelation Explained (c) and the founder of the Bible Prophecy Study Association, Non-Denominational

©2017 All rights reserved.