Freedom is the ‘law of Christ’ (Gal. 6:2 RSV) come alive by the action of the Spirit dwelling within the human being. It is the image of God restored in the person. It is the person once again ‘rooted and grounded in love’ (Eph. 3:17 RSV) and graced with the self-determining capacity to attain ‘to mature manhood, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ’ (Eph. 4:13 RSV).