Works of Love Author:Soren Kierkegaard Works of Love — Some Christian Reflections in the Form of Discourses — Preface by Ronald Gregor Smith — Translated by Howard and Edna Hong — "Certainly the most searching production to come from Kierkegaard. In this work we are conducted into the inmost secrets of Christian love." -Ronald Gregor Smith — "His single greatest work on Christian ethics.... more »" -Douglas V. Steele
"His most important religious work." -Alexander Dru
"The two parts of Works of Love deal respectively with the great commandment: 'Thou shalt love the Lord thy God....' (and its second: '...and thy neighbor as thyself') and with First Corinthians 13, the so-called love chapter. A few added textual treatments round out the whole....
"Socratic Christian or Christian Socrates, Kierkegaard has in this work come closer than anywhere else to an authentic nonpseudonymous picture of his faith-and of himself in his inmost soul. Read Works of Love first; read all his other writings; finally, read Works of Love." -Donald H. Rhodes, Interpretation« less