Love Puts Faith to Work (Mon. Oct. 4) The word of the day is “work.”  A popular slogan is that we are justified “by faith alone.”  But this familiar translation of Romans 3:28 adds the word “alone” to the Greek text.  Today in our reading of Galatians 4:28-5:10,  Paul does not isolate faith.  But he says, “For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision avails anything, but faith working through love” (Galatians 5:6).  Today we will consider how true faith does not exist by itself, but love makes faith “active,” that is, effective. When we separate faith from everything else, we transform it into belief.  It becomes the assent to the truth of something that cannot be proven by empirical…