We learn from bitter experience how wrong it is to ignore God's will and do things our own way. If this leads to pain, even the pain can be a way to focus us on the right way.
Idolatry, Faith In Suffering, Third Way
If we are to effectively witness the Gospel to the world, regarding all kinds of evil, and living virtuous lives, we must do exactly as God has done to us: love the sinner and hate the sin.
Homosexuality, Hate Sin, Fig, Third Way, Hatred Of Sin, Love For Sinner