We are commanded to love God first above all other things, including ourselves. Second, which is like unto the first is to love thy neighbor as thyself. The progressive misunderstanding here is to put love of others before God and His ways. …Would you like to know more?
A light shining brightly should not be shrouded by a dingy city nor hidden behind coverings. Light hidden behind something magnifies that something in shadow rather than providing illumination for the lost. …Would you like to know more?