God gives guidelines for living out of love for humanity, says famed evangelist and best-selling author the Rev. Billy Graham. In a recent advice column, Graham was asked why God gave mankind rules like the Ten Commandments if He already knew people were going to disobey.

“Why did God give us a bunch of rules (like the Ten Commandments) that we’re supposed to obey, when He knew we wouldn’t keep them? Wouldn’t it have been better for Him to just let us make up our own rules for living?” queried the person. Graham replied that rules for living are very important and explained that God did not give people guidelines “because He hates us” but rather because “God loves us.” READ MORE