Some thoughts: Zahnd did a fantastic job of explaining his thought process and reasoning behind his actions in the Darren Paden case.At question based on the allegations O’Connor put in his complaint is whether Zahnd tried to intimidate witnesses, specifically some of those who had written character reference letters to the judge on behalf of Paden, letters that in effect were written with the intent of gaining leniency for the man who had already confessed guilt to repeated awful acts against a young girl over a period of years. " she cooed.) But in her study of real-life successful marriages Judith Wallerstein reports that "the value these couples placed on the partner's moral qualities was an unexpected finding." To the Jewish mind, it isn't unexpected at all.Now that you're feeling so warmly toward the entire human race, how can you deepen your love for someone?The way God created us, actions affect our feelings most.
I personally sat in on about eight hours of the proceedings, which I feel has given me a pretty good perspective on the issues and the back story.
Love is that feeling you get when you meet the right person." Every hand went up. Judaism actually idealizes this universal, unconditional love.
Consciously or unconsciously, they believe love is a sensation (based on physical and emotional attraction) that magically, spontaneously generates when Mr. If love comes from appreciating goodness, it needn't just happen ― you can make it happen. This man naturally saw the good in others, and our being there said enough about us that he could love us.
True giving, as Erich Fromm points out, is other-oriented, and requires four elements.
The first is care, demonstrating active concern for the recipient's life and growth.