Hate the Sin But Love the Sinner. How Do I Do That?

Posted November 29, 2017 1:41 pm by Dwight Longenecker

Hate the Sin But Love the Sinner. How Do I Do That?

It’s a typical Christian bromide: “Hate the sin. Love the sinner.”
The problem is–how do I do that?
The sinner sins. How do you separate the sin from the sinner, and to be honest, at the final judgement it is the sinner who is condemned for his sin. It’s not like Jesus says, “There, there, you can come into heaven, but  I’m going to send your sin to hell.” No. At the last day the sinner is condemned with the sin.
In the meantime how do I hate the sin and love the sinner? This is especially tough when there are some sinners

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