Universal Love Church of New Orleans
Spread God’s love through service.
To support the radically inclusive, just and loving community of New Orleans to alleviate suffering and break the cycles of poverty and marginalization.
“If a man say, I love God, and hateth his brother, he is a liar: for he that loveth not his brother whom he hath seen, how can he love God whom he hath not seen?”
— 1 John 4:20 KJV
Encourage a culture of empathy and compassion through service.
Compassion is the genuine concern for others in accordance with their needs or desires. Extreme acts of compassion, which often manifest as love. Compassion is based on mutual respect, and is a fundamentally important cooperative element of rational and social-psychologically healthy communities.
Empathy is the capacity to understand or feel what another person is experiencing from within the other person’s frame of reference, i.e., the capacity to place oneself in another’s position.