God's Love for the Non-Elect?
In reading another blog, I came across a discussion about God's to election. Several Calvinists were involved in the discussion. The question being discussed is basically like this: as it relates
Does God thenon-elect at all ... and if so, does he thenon-elect less or differently than the elect?
I have so enjoyed reading some of the thoughts of Daniel - who is one of these involved in the discussion - who is not so willing to stipulate to this idea of God showing partiality. I just wanted to post his thought here as I have been reflecting upon it:
I marvel that if I am commanded to my regardless of whether that is elect - and more, if the whole law of God can be summed up in that command - I say I marvel that I am tragically commanded to do a thing that God himself does not do, that is, to everyone as myself. I am having a lot of trouble seeing God as saying to men to "Do as I say, and not as I do..."