Jesus, the Law and You (part I)

How should we relate to the Old Testament Law?
Should we use it as a guide for our behavior?
Are we required to obey the Law in the same way as Old Testament believers were required?

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  • How should we apply the content of the Old Testament to our lives today?
  • More specifically, how should we relate to the Old Testament Law?
  • Should we use it as a guide for our behavior?
  • Are we required to obey the Law in the same way as Old Testament believers were required?

The New Testament reminds us that, “we are not under the law but under grace” (Roman 6:14). Should we (on this basis) conclude that the law no longer has authority over believers? If we reach this conclusion,  how does it harmonize with Jesus’ teaching in the Sermon on the Mount?

What did Jesus mean when he said, “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them. I tell you the truth, until heaven and earth disappear, not the smallest letter, not the least stroke of a pen, will by any…

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