Another blogging Christian physicist, David Mobley, had a wonderful piece on Holiness and legalism. [Read More] for an excerpt.
“No, true holiness is nothing so simple as a list of rules and regulations. I know I’m prone to trying to reduce it to that, as then I can feel good about myself, in a sense, without having to look at my heart or see my sin. But no, God calls us to love him with all our heart, mind, soul and strength, and love our neighbors as ourselves, and that can’t be reduced to a simple set of external rules.”