Law

Aug 022013
 

A friend involved with the HRM movement shared with me, “Justification (salvation) is through faith by grace. Sanctification (holy living) is through the Mosaic Law.” Further, he explained, that although they acknowledge salvation is through Jesus alone, one must obey the Mosaic Law through the power of the Holy Spirit in order to continue in the faith so as to be considered righteous before God. He shared how in the Old Testament it was impossible to obey all the Law because they did not have the Holy Spirit indwelling within them. But now it is. This explanation seems to be Read full article…

 August 2, 2013  Law, Law, Library Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Jul 282013
 

Proverbs and many Scriptures in the old testament describe the blessings and requirement of God to obey the Law. Before Jesus came, these references pointed to the Mosaic Law. What are we to do now when we read these verses? Are we to obey the Law on this side of the new covenant? How do we uphold the full counsel of God’s Scriptures and not through out any of it in regard to these verses in the Old Testament? Many of the articles on this site discuss the New Covenant that Jesus made and offers to everyone, Jew and Gentile. Read full article…

 July 28, 2013  Law, Law, Library
Jan 212013
 

For when there is a change in the priesthood, there is necessarily a change in the law as well. Hebrews 7:11-28 What is the relationship of laws on our hearts and the new covenant? (Jeremiah 31:33, Hebrews 8:10, Hebrews 10:16) The law on believer’s hearts is the greatness, the glory of God’s holiness. For Jesus came to do the fullness of His Father’s will and now He abides in His own (John 15:1-17). He will continue to do so until the completion of God’s will is accomplished (Matthew 28:20). God’s law is love (Romans 13:10, 1 John 3:21-24). Jesus loved Read full article…

 January 21, 2013  Law, Law, Library Tagged with: , ,