Albert Mohler recently wrote a stellar article on the relationship between truth and love (that being you don’t get one without the other):
Biblical Christians know that compassion requires telling the truth, and refusing to call sin something sinless. To hide or deny the sinfulness of sin is to lie, and there is no compassion in such a deadly deception. True compassion demands speaking the truth in love–and there is the problem. Far too often, our courage is more evident than our compassion.
Read the rest at Mohler’s blog.