Under the leadership of Moses, the people of Israel have come to the wilderness of Sinai and camped at the foot of a mountain. This is about seven weeks since the exodus from Egypt (Ex. 19:1) and this occasion is the fulfillment of what God said to Moses when He called him to lead His … More The Law
Romans 13 provides practical commands concerning the believer’s responsibility to the governing authorities (13:1-7), to the Law of God (13:8-10), and in light of the Second Coming of Christ (13:11-14). This can be summarised by three key words: submission, service, and salvation.
In the previous chapter Paul said, “sin will have no dominion over you, since you are not under law but under grace” (Romans 6:14). How does this account for the struggle every believer has with sin? In Romans 7 we learn what it means for the believer to be free from the Law and how … More The Struggle with Sin (Romans 7:1-25)
When asked what is the greatest commandment, Jesus masterfully answered by saying, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. On these … More The Christian and God’s Law (Romans 13:8-10)