Do not neglect to show hospitality

The Letter to the Hebrews 13: 1 refers in part back to Genesis 18:1-15.  The apostolic teaching here surrounds “hospitality”.  The Greek φιλοξενίαν (Rom 12:13 BGT) means “to love strangers”.   Love here is the Greek for a “brotherly love.”  The teaching is that strangers are brothers and sisters not foreigners. This perspective on hospitality became […]