Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross;
Repent therefore, and turn again, so that your sins may be wiped out, that times of refreshing may come from the presence of the Lord,
If with Christ you died to the elementary principles of the world, why, as if you still belonged to it, do you submit to regulations such as,
And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.
I mean that the heir, as long as he is a child, is no different from a slave, although he is the owner of all the estate;
For he himself is our peace, who has made us both one and has broken down the barrier, the dividing wall of hostility,
On the one hand, a former commandment is set aside because of its weakness and uselessness
When he said, "A new covenant," he has made the first obsolete. And what is becoming obsolete and growing old is ready to vanish away.
This is symbolic for the present time. According to this arrangement, gifts and sacrifices are offered which cannot perfect the conscience of the worshiper,
When he said above, "You did not desire, nor did you take pleasure in sacrifices and offerings and burnt offerings and sin offerings" (these are offered according to the law),
2 Thessalonians 2:7
For the mystery of lawlessness is already at work; only he who now restrains will do so until he is taken out of the way.