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one

1. the smallest whole number and the first cardinal number; unity
2. a numeral (1, I, i, etc.) representing this number
3. Music the numeral 1 used as the lower figure in a time signature to indicate that the beat is measured in semibreves
4. the one (in Neo-Platonic philosophy) the ultimate being
5. the Holy One or the One above God
6. the Evil One Satan; the devil
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Notice that, while verse 28 ends with "for you are all one in Christ Jesus," it is not the end of the story.
Gone is the distinction between Jew and Greek, slave and freeman, male and female - you are all one in Christ Jesus!" I had read that passage from Saint Paul's Epistle to the Galatians or heard it read 100 times: a beautiful thought, an ideal to strive for, a vision of the way it ought to be, but far from reality.
Maybe it will sound corny, but the way I see it, once we internalize the belief that we are all one, we've risen to the metaphysical and moral level where we can love that horsechestnut or those sycamores-or this earth-as we love our selves.