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It's almost Valentine's day! Read an article by Brent D. Silfe exploring the psychology of love and why is love so explain: https://buff.ly/2BAai3A
February 13, 2019
Special Feature
The Experience of Love and the Limitations of Psychological Explanation
Author BYU Studies Staff,

This daily feature is the introduction to a full article by Brent D. Silfe that was published in issue 53:3. To read the full text of this article, follow the link below.

Brent D. Slife studied why love so difficult to grasp and explain psychologically. Explanations of love make little sense of what we experience. He shows how love is gracious because it is never deserved or rational in the conventional sense; it is a pure gift without strings attached, logical justifications, or ulterior motives.