That’s kind of strange when you think about it.
The only escape from God’s wrath is God’s mercy.
I can show respect to those I do not admire.
I can not respect those I do not admire.
Strange, subtle difference.
I can respect those I do not admire but not in the same sense that I respect those whom I do admire. Make sense? I can hold one in high regard and at the same time not respect much about them.