From Luke 10-11 God commands his people to love their neighbour as the love themselves. Who is your neighbour? Are their people you would rather not love? Who are the people whom you consider least [ Read More … ]
From Luke 6-7 Jesus commands his people to love, bless, pray, submit, and give. The people of this world do good to those who love and do good to them. Jesus’ followers are too go [ Read More … ]
From Psalms 78-79 This psalm consists of ‘dark sayings’ passed down from the fathers of Israel. Israel is in trouble. The audience must learn from these sayings if they are to continue as God’s people. The [ Read More … ]
From Deuteronomy 5-7 What is the greatest commandment according to Jesus our king? This post is part of my bible in a year series.
From Numbers 14-15 The Sabbath was put in place to get forgetful people to remember the LORD. The Sabbath rest is intended to enjoy the finished work of the LORD (creation,salvation) and live in it. No [ Read More … ]
From Exodus 19-21 One of the significant events in the book of Exodus is the giving of the law of Moses. Of all the commands of the law, the ten commandments are probably the most well [ Read More … ]
From Romans 4-7 Romans has a number of passages in it that have a variety of interpretations. Romans 7.7-25 is one of those passages that has generated a large amount of controversy and debate among [ Read More … ]
Can people keep the law? What does it mean to keep the law? Does the bible ever say people keep the law? ‘“Keep the faith” is an expression that has become famous in the English [ Read More … ]
From Acts 4-6 Stephen was the second Christian martyr. Who was the first? This post is part of my bible in a year series.
This is the fourth and last post in my brief series on the Jewish Law. Here’s a link to the first post which has the contents of all. In this section I have grouped together [ Read More … ]