Jun 28th, 2021
Probably the most common thing Christ say about the Old Testament law is that it was a bunch rules that were all about works salvation. And since they couldn't keep all the rules it shows that no one can earn their salvation.
But that's a fundamental misunderstanding of the Old Testament law.
In fact, if you read it, you could never say that because that's not at all how the story goes. So to understand the Law, we need to recognize that it's part of a story, Israel's story. And we need to pay attention to the flow of that story and where the Law fits into it.
Want to get more out of your Bible reading? Free Resource: 7 Ways to Immediately Get More Out of the Bible
Support this ministry:
Set up a one-time or monthly donation at the link below.
The Listener’s Commentary - In-depth teaching through books of the Bible to help you learn the Bible for yourself:
Connect with me:
Email - email@example.com
If you've been helped by this teaching leave a review and share freely - on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, via email.