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Does God love everyone?

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Loyal
I think God loves almost everyone, but does He love everyone?
I'm not so sure.

Prov 8:17; - God says I love those.. "who love me" so what about those who don't love Him?

God says he will punish even the children (to the 3rd and 4th generation) those who hate Him. ( Deut 5:9; )

Romans 1:30; talks about "haters of God" - it goes on to say "those who practice such things are worthy of death" (Rom 1:32; )

In Malachi 1:3; and Rom 9:13; it says God hated Esau... why did he hate Esau?
Heb 12:16; says he was immoral and godless. He sold his own birthright for a single meal.

In a way, we have a birthright also. We have an "inheritance" (Acts 20:32; Acts 26:18; Eph 1:11; etc.. )
John 1:12; says we have the "right" to be called the sons of God - to those who "receive Him" but
what about those who do not receive Him or give away their inheritance? Give away their birthright
so to speak. When we are "born again" (birthed again) we have a new birthright. But if we give it
away like Esau.. does God still love us?

I think God loves sinners... those who are ignorant about Him, but seeking Him.
Rom 5:8; says while we were "still sinners" God demonstrated His love for us. (Sending Jesus to die for us)

But what about those who are not ignorant, what about those who have heard of God/Jesus and know
the Bible and reject it? Does God still love them?

Is there any verse in the Bible that says God loves everyone, all the time, unconditionally?
I have not found it yet.

John 14:21; Jesus says.. "the one who keeps my commandments is the one who loves me"
"He who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will will love him"

But what those who don't keep his commandments? Does Jesus still love them? ( Prov 8:17; )

1 Jn 5:3; For this is the love of God. that we keep His commandments....

Now keeping the commandments may not be required to get to heaven ( often debated )
but it seems keeping the commandments is a requirement for God to love you.

John 15:10; says "If you keep my commandments, you will remain in my love"...

This goes both ways... we can say we love God/Jesus, and that's all fine and good but...

John 14:15; Joh 14:21; John 15:10; 1 Jn 5:2-3; 2 Jn 1:6; .. the proof is in the pudding so to speak.
 
Loyal
Perhaps very simply God loves life and hates death. Everyone born of woman has a little bit of life [John 1:9] and so God loves them while hating all of the death in them [the second part being by far the largest. If and when a person increases the Life that he has by embracing the Son [Jesus] then God will love him all the more: "He must increase, but I must decrease." John 3:30

On the other hand, when a person puts out that little bit of light [the candle of the Lord or the spirit of man] with which he started as Esau did when he rejected that which was his as the 1st born son. So then what would be left to love?

"For whosoever hath, to him shall be given, and he shall have more abundance: but whosoever hath not, from him shall be taken away even that he hath." Matt 13:12 [What is taken away is that little bit of light as per John 1:9 that not enough for salvation, but is necessary to see where salvation is.]

That little light from natural birth is also seen here:

"The spirit of man is the candle of the LORD, searching all the inward parts of the belly." Prov 20:27

And here we see how it may be put out by wickedness:

"For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle of the wicked shall be put out." Prov 24:20

But a virtuous person, one who loves God should keep their light lit:

"She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle goeth not out by night." Prov 31:1

Before we meet Jesus our light is too little to do anything but find the greater Light...

"As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world." John 9:5

But the time may come for someone who works while it is day so that Jesus may say of us and to us:

"Ye are the light of the world. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid." Matt 5:14

So then does not God love every one who still has at least that little light, the candle of the Lord with which each of us begins before we even know God and His Son?
 
Active
[for me anyway] not according to the Lord Jesus Christ as you have mentioned in (John 14:21): for Christ tells us plain and clear whom the Father "shall" love, and whom Christ Himself "will" love, is the one that submit to and rely's upon His Word, because according to the Lord Jesus that is the person that actually loves Him. It is a matter of who does actually make the sincere effort to do the things which He says, and not with feelings: if we actually do believe, then we will indeed make the sincere effort to do the things which He says; but if we actually believe not, we will not make the sincere effort. It is a matter of who is truly listening to what Christ is actually saying, just as was with Moses and the rock, who did not listen the second time to exactly what the instruction was that God told him, which is exactly why he could not enter into the promise land. Again Christ is telling us exactly when His Father and He Himself will love a person, and we ought not to think that it is any other way than what He says.
 

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