Subject: Life In Christ
1. Topic-
Jesus & Love
2. Content-
Look at why Jesus has importance to Catholic morality and analyze the 5 different Greek words for "love."
3. Goals: Aims/Outcomes-
1.What is Jesus' new law entail?
2.How is Jesus the perfect example, the "man for others" par excellence.
3.What is love?
4. Objectives-
1.Jesus' law entails loving God, others, and self. It is changing your heart away from selfishness, and toward selflessness. It is a belief in God, agapaic love, and in Jesus, agapaic love incarnate.
2.Jesus is the perfect example because he has not sinned, and yet is 100% human. (This class is not Christology, but Christ is both God and man through what is known as Hypostatic Union. It states that there are two natures, Divine and human, making up the one person Christ.)
3.Love is to will good upon a person. The Greeks recognized 5 types of "love" to be explored in this lesson.
5. Materials and Aids-
6. Procedures/Methods-

A. Introduction-

1.Ask class what Jesus' commandments were?
2.Explain that all of His commandments relate to love.

B. Development-

A)"Love God with all your heart, soul, mind, & strength. Love your neighbor as yourself."
B)"Love one another as I have loved you"
C) "For God so loved the world that He gave His only son, so that that world would not perish, but inherit eternal life."
D)"Repent and believe in the Gospel"
2.Jesus' life is an example of perfect moral teaching. That is why we call Him the "man for others par excellence." He is our perfect example because of his 100% humanity. This is known as the hypostatic union-- the two natures of Christ, while one person of Christ.From this, we can ask the question WWJD? What Would Jesus Do?
3.Greeks had 5 words for "love"
A)Narcissism- self-destructive love
B)Eros- sensual attraction, "erotic" love
C)Philia- brotherly love
D)Storge- Familial love
E)Agape- Unconditional love

C. Practice-

2.Announced Pop Quiz today on all material prior to today.

D. Independent Practice-

1.Study for exam.
2.Do Mere Christianity paper.

Checking for understanding-



1.Review for exam will be tomorrow
2.I will have all HW's passed back by tomorrow so you can study

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