The Law of moses

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Deuteronomy 4:44

This is the law which Moses set before the children of Israel:

Malachi 4:4

"Remember the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded to him in Horeb for all Israel, even statutes and ordinances.

1 Corinthians 9:9

For it is written in the law of Moses, "You shall not muzzle an ox while it treads out the grain." Is it for the oxen that God cares,

Deuteronomy 31:9

Moses wrote this law, and delivered it to the priests the sons of Levi, who bore the ark of the covenant of Yahweh, and to all the elders of Israel.

Matthew 19:8

He said to them, "Moses, because of the hardness of your hearts, allowed you to divorce your wives, but from the beginning it has not been so.

Acts 15:21

For Moses from generations of old has in every city those who preach him, being read in the synagogues every Sabbath."

Galatians 3:17

Now I say this. A covenant confirmed beforehand by God in Christ, the law, which came four hundred thirty years after, does not annul, so as to make the promise of no effect.

Galatians 5:3

Yes, I testify again to every man who receives circumcision, that he is a debtor to do the whole law.

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the Law of moses » Terror of israel at receiving

Deuteronomy 5:5

(I stood between Yahweh and you at that time, to show you the word of Yahweh: for you were afraid because of the fire, and didn't go up onto the mountain;) saying,

Exodus 19:16

It happened on the third day, when it was morning, that there were thunders and lightnings, and a thick cloud on the mountain, and the sound of an exceedingly loud trumpet; and all the people who were in the camp trembled.

Exodus 20:18-20

All the people perceived the thunderings, the lightnings, the sound of the trumpet, and the mountain smoking. When the people saw it, they trembled, and stayed at a distance. They said to Moses, "Speak with us yourself, and we will listen; but don't let God speak with us, lest we die." Moses said to the people, "Don't be afraid, for God has come to test you, and that his fear may be before you, that you won't sin."

Deuteronomy 5:23-25

It happened, when you heard the voice out of the midst of the darkness, while the mountain was burning with fire, that you came near to me, even all the heads of your tribes, and your elders; and you said, "Behold, Yahweh our God has shown us his glory and his greatness, and we have heard his voice out of the midst of the fire: we have seen this day that God does speak with man, and he lives. Now therefore why should we die? For this great fire will consume us: if we hear the voice of Yahweh our God any more, then we shall die.

the Law of moses » Christ » Fulfilled all types and shadows of

Hebrews 9:11-14

But Christ having come as a high priest of the coming good things, through the greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands, that is to say, not of this creation, nor yet through the blood of goats and calves, but through his own blood, entered in once for all into the Holy Place, having obtained eternal redemption. For if the blood of goats and bulls, and the ashes of a heifer sprinkling those who have been defiled, sanctify to the cleanness of the flesh: read more.
how much more will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself without blemish to God, cleanse your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?

Hebrews 10:11-14

Every priest indeed stands day by day serving and often offering the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins, but he, when he had offered one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down on the right hand of God; from that time waiting until his enemies are made the footstool of his feet. read more.
For by one offering he has perfected forever those who are being sanctified.

the Law of moses » Priests and levites to teach

Nehemiah 8:7

Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, caused the people to understand the law: and the people [stood] in their place.

Deuteronomy 33:8-10

Of Levi he said, "Your Thummim and your Urim are with your godly one, whom you proved at Massah, with whom you strove at the waters of Meribah; who said of his father, and of his mother, 'I have not seen him;' Neither did he acknowledge his brothers, Nor did he know his own children: For they have observed your word, and keep your covenant. They shall teach Jacob your ordinances, and Israel your law. They shall put incense before you, and whole burnt offering on your altar.

the Law of moses » None to approach the mount while God gave

Exodus 19:13

No hand shall touch him, but he shall surely be stoned or shot through; whether it is animal or man, he shall not live.' When the trumpet sounds long, they shall come up to the mountain."

Exodus 19:21-24

Yahweh said to Moses, "Go down, warn the people, lest they break through to Yahweh to gaze, and many of them perish. Let the priests also, who come near to Yahweh, sanctify themselves, lest Yahweh break forth on them." Moses said to Yahweh, "The people can't come up to Mount Sinai, for you warned us, saying, 'Set bounds around the mountain, and sanctify it.'" read more.
Yahweh said to him, "Go down and you shall bring Aaron up with you, but don't let the priests and the people break through to come up to Yahweh, lest he break forth on them."

Hebrews 12:20

for they could not stand that which was commanded, "If even an animal touches the mountain, it shall be stoned;"

the Law of moses » Divided into » Civil, relating to administration of justice

Acts 23:3

Then Paul said to him, "God will strike you, you whitewashed wall! Do you sit to judge me according to the law, and command me to be struck contrary to the law?"

Deuteronomy 17:9-11

and you shall come to the priests the Levites, and to the judge who shall be in those days: and you shall inquire; and they shall show you the sentence of judgment. You shall do according to the tenor of the sentence which they shall show you from that place which Yahweh shall choose; and you shall observe to do according to all that they shall teach you: according to the tenor of the law which they shall teach you, and according to the judgment which they shall tell you, you shall do; you shall not turn aside from the sentence which they shall show you, to the right hand, nor to the left.

Acts 24:6

He even tried to profane the temple, and we arrested him.

the Law of moses » Christ » Attended all feasts of

John 2:23

Now when he was in Jerusalem at the Passover, during the feast, many believed in his name, observing his signs which he did.

John 7:2

Now the feast of the Jews, the Feast of Booths, was at hand.

John 7:10

But when his brothers had gone up to the feast, then he also went up, not publicly, but as it were in secret.

the Law of moses » A means of national reformation

2 Chronicles 34:19-21

It happened, when the king had heard the words of the law, that he tore his clothes. The king commanded Hilkiah, and Ahikam the son of Shaphan, and Abdon the son of Micah, and Shaphan the scribe, and Asaiah the king's servant, saying, "Go inquire of Yahweh for me, and for those who are left in Israel and in Judah, concerning the words of the book that is found; for great is the wrath of Yahweh that is poured out on us, because our fathers have not kept the word of Yahweh, to do according to all that is written in this book."

Nehemiah 8:13-18

On the second day were gathered together the heads of fathers' [houses] of all the people, the priests, and the Levites, to Ezra the scribe, even to give attention to the words of the law. They found written in the law, how that Yahweh had commanded by Moses, that the children of Israel should dwell in booths in the feast of the seventh month; and that they should publish and proclaim in all their cities, and in Jerusalem, saying, "Go out to the mountain, and get olive branches, and branches of wild olive, and myrtle branches, and palm branches, and branches of thick trees, to make booths, as it is written." read more.
So the people went out, and brought them, and made themselves booths, everyone on the roof of his house, and in their courts, and in the courts of the house of God, and in the broad place of the water gate, and in the broad place of the gate of Ephraim. All the assembly of those who were come again out of the captivity made booths, and lived in the booths; for since the days of Jeshua the son of Nun to that day the children of Israel had not done so. There was very great gladness. Also day by day, from the first day to the last day, he read in the book of the law of God. They kept the feast seven days; and on the eighth day was a solemn assembly, according to the ordinance.

the Law of moses » Taught the jews » To love and fear God

Deuteronomy 10:12-13

Now, Israel, what does Yahweh your God require of you, but to fear Yahweh your God, to walk in all his ways, and to love him, and to serve Yahweh your God with all your heart and with all your soul, to keep the commandments of Yahweh, and his statutes, which I command you this day for your good?

the Law of moses » Called » Book of moses

2 Chronicles 25:4

But he didn't put their children to death, but did according to that which is written in the law in the book of Moses, as Yahweh commanded, saying, "The fathers shall not die for the children, neither shall the children die for the fathers; but every man shall die for his own sin."

2 Chronicles 35:12

They removed the burnt offerings, that they might give them according to the divisions of the fathers' houses of the children of the people, to offer to Yahweh, as it is written in the book of Moses. So did they with the cattle.

the Law of moses » Given » Through moses as mediator

Deuteronomy 5:5

(I stood between Yahweh and you at that time, to show you the word of Yahweh: for you were afraid because of the fire, and didn't go up onto the mountain;) saying,

Deuteronomy 5:27-28

Go near, and hear all that Yahweh our God shall say: and tell us all that Yahweh our God shall tell you; and we will hear it, and do it." Yahweh heard the voice of your words, when you spoke to me; and Yahweh said to me, "I have heard the voice of the words of this people, which they have spoken to you: they have well said all that they have spoken.

the Law of moses » Good kings enforced

2 Chronicles 31:21

In every work that he began in the service of the house of God, and in the law, and in the commandments, to seek his God, he did it with all his heart, and prospered.

2 Kings 23:24-25

Moreover those who had familiar spirits, and the wizards, and the teraphim, and the idols, and all the abominations that were seen in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, did Josiah put away, that he might confirm the words of the law which were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the house of Yahweh. Like him was there no king before him, who turned to Yahweh with all his heart, and with all his soul, and with all his might, according to all the law of Moses; neither after him arose there any like him.

the Law of moses » Divided into » A covenant of works to the jews as a nation

Deuteronomy 28:1

It shall happen, if you shall listen diligently to the voice of Yahweh your God, to observe to do all his commandments which I command you this day, that Yahweh your God will set you on high above all the nations of the earth:

Deuteronomy 28:15

But it shall come to pass, if you will not listen to the voice of Yahweh your God, to observe to do all his commandments and his statutes which I command you this day, that all these curses shall come on you, and overtake you.

the Law of moses » All israelites required » To lay up, in their hearts

Deuteronomy 6:6

These words, which I command you this day, shall be on your heart;

Deuteronomy 11:18

Therefore you shall lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul; and you shall bind them for a sign on your hand, and they shall be for symbols between your eyes.

the Law of moses » All israelites required » To teach their children

the Law of moses » Taught the jews » All punishments awarded according to

John 19:7

The Jews answered him, "We have a law, and by our law he ought to die, because he made himself the Son of God."

the Law of moses » Divided into » Moral, embodied in the ten commandments

Deuteronomy 10:4

He wrote on the tables, according to the first writing, the ten commandments, which Yahweh spoke to you on the mountain out of the midst of the fire in the day of the assembly: and Yahweh gave them to me.

Deuteronomy 5:22

These words Yahweh spoke to all your assembly on the mountain out of the midst of the fire, of the cloud, and of the thick darkness, with a great voice: and he added no more. He wrote them on two tables of stone, and gave them to me.

the Law of moses » Christ » Bore the curse of

Deuteronomy 21:23

his body shall not remain all night on the tree, but you shall surely bury him the same day; for he who is hanged is accursed of God; that you don't defile your land which Yahweh your God gives you for an inheritance.

the Law of moses » Given » At horeb

Deuteronomy 4:10

the day that you stood before Yahweh your God in Horeb, when Yahweh said to me, "Assemble me the people, and I will make them hear my words, that they may learn to fear me all the days that they live on the earth, and that they may teach their children."

Deuteronomy 5:2

Yahweh our God made a covenant with us in Horeb.

the Law of moses » All israelites required » To observe

Deuteronomy 4:6

Keep therefore and do them; for this is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the peoples, who shall hear all these statutes, and say, "Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people."

Deuteronomy 6:2

that you might fear Yahweh your God, to keep all his statutes and his commandments, which I command you, you, and your son, and your son's son, all the days of your life; and that your days may be prolonged.

the Law of moses » Taught the jews » To love their neighbor

the Law of moses » Given » After the exodus

Deuteronomy 4:45

these are the testimonies, and the statutes, and the ordinances, which Moses spoke to the children of Israel, when they came forth out of Egypt,

Psalm 81:4-5

For it is a statute for Israel, an ordinance of the God of Jacob. He appointed it in Joseph for a testimony, when he went out over the land of Egypt, I heard a language that I didn't know.

the Law of moses » Called » Book of the law

Joshua 1:8

This book of the law shall not depart out of your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then you shall make your way prosperous, and then you shall have good success.

Deuteronomy 30:10

if you shall obey the voice of Yahweh your God, to keep his commandments and his statutes which are written in this book of the law; if you turn to Yahweh your God with all your heart, and with all your soul.

the Law of moses » Given » To no other nation

Deuteronomy 4:8

What great nation is there, that has statutes and ordinances so righteous as all this law, which I set before you this day?

Psalm 147:20

He has not done this for just any nation. They don't know his ordinances. Praise Yah!

the Law of moses » Could not give righteousness and life

Galatians 3:21

Is the law then against the promises of God? Certainly not! For if there had been a law given which could make alive, most certainly righteousness would have been of the law.

Romans 8:3-4

For what the law couldn't do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God did, sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for sin, he condemned sin in the flesh; that the ordinance of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.

the Law of moses » Given » To the jews

Psalm 78:5

For he established a testimony in Jacob, and appointed a teaching in Israel, which he commanded our fathers, that they should make them known to their children;

Leviticus 26:46

These are the statutes, ordinances and laws, which Yahweh made between him and the children of Israel in Mount Sinai by Moses.

the Law of moses » Given » From the mount sinai

Exodus 19:11

and be ready against the third day; for on the third day Yahweh will come down in the sight of all the people on Mount Sinai.

Exodus 19:20

Yahweh came down on Mount Sinai, to the top of the mountain. Yahweh called Moses to the top of the mountain, and Moses went up.

the Law of moses » The jews » Accused Christians of speaking

Acts 21:28

crying out, "Men of Israel, help! This is the man who teaches all men everywhere against the people, and the law, and this place. Moreover, he also brought Greeks into the temple, and has defiled this holy place!"

Acts 6:11-14

Then they secretly induced men to say, "We have heard him speak blasphemous words against Moses and God." They stirred up the people, the elders, and the scribes, and came against him and seized him, and brought him in to the council, and set up false witnesses who said, "This man never stops speaking blasphemous words against this holy place and the law. read more.
For we have heard him say that this Jesus of Nazareth will destroy this place, and will change the customs which Moses delivered to us."

the Law of moses » Was not the manifestation of the grace of God

Romans 8:3-4

For what the law couldn't do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God did, sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for sin, he condemned sin in the flesh; that the ordinance of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.

the Law of moses » Publicly read » In the synagogues every sabbath day

Acts 15:21

For Moses from generations of old has in every city those who preach him, being read in the synagogues every Sabbath."

Acts 13:15

After the reading of the law and the prophets, the rulers of the synagogue sent to them, saying, "Brothers, if you have any word of exhortation for the people, speak."

the Law of moses » The jews » Shall be judged by

Romans 2:12

For as many as have sinned without law will also perish without the law. As many as have sinned under the law will be judged by the law.

John 5:45

"Don't think that I will accuse you to the Father. There is one who accuses you, even Moses, on whom you have set your hope.

the Law of moses » Christ » Circumcised according to

Romans 15:8

Now I say that Christ has been made a servant of the circumcision for the truth of God, that he might confirm the promises given to the fathers,

Luke 2:21

When eight days were fulfilled for the circumcision of the child, his name was called Jesus, which was given by the angel before he was conceived in the womb.

the Law of moses » The scribes were learned in, and expounded

Ezra 7:6

this Ezra went up from Babylon: and he was a ready scribe in the law of Moses, which Yahweh, the God of Israel, had given; and the king granted him all his request, according to the hand of Yahweh his God on him.

the Law of moses » Publicly read » At the feast of tabernacles in the sabbatical year

Deuteronomy 31:10-13

Moses commanded them, saying, "At the end of [every] seven years, in the set time of the year of release, in the feast of tents, when all Israel is come to appear before Yahweh your God in the place which he shall choose, you shall read this law before all Israel in their hearing. Assemble the people, the men and the women and the little ones, and your foreigner who is within your gates, that they may hear, and that they may learn, and fear Yahweh your God, and observe to do all the words of this law; read more.
and that their children, who have not known, may hear, and learn to fear Yahweh your God, as long as you live in the land where you go over the Jordan to possess it."

the Law of moses » Public instruction given to youth in

Acts 22:3

"I am indeed a Jew, born in Tarsus of Cilicia, but brought up in this city at the feet of Gamaliel, instructed according to the strict tradition of the law of our fathers, being zealous for God, even as you all are this day.

Luke 2:46

It happened after three days they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the teachers, both listening to them, and asking them questions.

the Law of moses » Kings to write out and study

Deuteronomy 17:18-19

It shall be, when he sits on the throne of his kingdom, that he shall write him a copy of this law in a book, out of [that which is] before the priests the Levites: and it shall be with him, and he shall read therein all the days of his life; that he may learn to fear Yahweh his God, to keep all the words of this law and these statutes, to do them;

the Law of moses » Taught the jews » Strict justice and impartiality

Leviticus 19:35-36

"'You shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in measures of length, of weight, or of quantity. You shall have just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin. I am Yahweh your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt.

the Law of moses » Divided into » Ceremonial, relating to manner of worshipping God

Leviticus 7:37-38

This is the law of the burnt offering, of the meal offering, and of the sin offering, and of the trespass offering, and of the consecration, and of the sacrifice of peace offerings; which Yahweh commanded Moses in Mount Sinai, in the day that he commanded the children of Israel to offer their offerings to Yahweh, in the wilderness of Sinai.

the Law of moses » Called » Ministration of condemnation

2 Corinthians 3:9

For if the service of condemnation has glory, the service of righteousness exceeds much more in glory.

the Law of moses » Called » Ministration of death

2 Corinthians 3:7

But if the service of death, written engraved on stones, came with glory, so that the children of Israel could not look steadfastly on the face of Moses for the glory of his face; which was passing away:

the Law of moses » Book of, laid up in the sanctuary

Deuteronomy 31:26

"Take this book of the law, and put it by the side of the ark of the covenant of Yahweh your God, that it may be there for a witness against you.

the Law of moses » Rehearsed by moses

Deuteronomy 1:1-3

These are the words which Moses spoke to all Israel beyond the Jordan in the wilderness, in the Arabah over against Suph, between Paran, and Tophel, and Laban, and Hazeroth, and Dizahab. It is eleven days' [journey] from Horeb by the way of Mount Seir to Kadesh Barnea. It happened in the fortieth year, in the eleventh month, on the first day of the month, that Moses spoke to the children of Israel, according to all that Yahweh had given him in commandment to them;

the Law of moses » Called » A fiery law

Deuteronomy 33:2

He said, "Yahweh came from Sinai, And rose from Seir to them. He shone forth from Mount Paran. He came from the ten thousands of holy ones. At his right hand was a fiery law for them.

the Law of moses » Given » In the desert

Ezekiel 20:10-11

So I caused them to go forth out of the land of Egypt, and brought them into the wilderness. I gave them my statutes, and showed them my ordinances, which if a man does, he shall live in them.

the Law of moses » Darkness, &c at giving of, illustrative of obscurity of mosaic dispensation

Hebrews 12:18-24

For you have not come to a mountain that might be touched, and that burned with fire, and to blackness, darkness, storm, the sound of a trumpet, and the voice of words; which those who heard it begged that not one more word should be spoken to them, for they could not stand that which was commanded, "If even an animal touches the mountain, it shall be stoned;" read more.
and so fearful was the appearance, that Moses said, "I am terrified and trembling." But you have come to Mount Zion, and to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to innumerable multitudes of angels, to the general assembly and assembly of the firstborn who are enrolled in heaven, to God the Judge of all, to the spirits of just men made perfect, to Jesus, the mediator of a new covenant, and to the blood of sprinkling that speaks better than that of Abel.

the Law of moses » Tables of, laid up in the ark

Deuteronomy 10:5

I turned and came down from the mountain, and put the tables in the ark which I had made; and there they are as Yahweh commanded me.

the Law of moses » Entire of, written in a book

Deuteronomy 31:9

Moses wrote this law, and delivered it to the priests the sons of Levi, who bore the ark of the covenant of Yahweh, and to all the elders of Israel.

the Law of moses » Christ » Came not to destroy but to fulfil

Matthew 5:17-18

"Don't think that I came to destroy the law or the prophets. I didn't come to destroy, but to fulfill. For most certainly, I tell you, until heaven and earth pass away, not even one smallest letter or one tiny pen stroke shall in any way pass away from the law, until all things are accomplished.

the Law of moses » Remarkable phenomena connected with, at giving of

Exodus 19:16-19

It happened on the third day, when it was morning, that there were thunders and lightnings, and a thick cloud on the mountain, and the sound of an exceedingly loud trumpet; and all the people who were in the camp trembled. Moses led the people out of the camp to meet God; and they stood at the lower part of the mountain. Mount Sinai, all it, smoked, because Yahweh descended on it in fire; and its smoke ascended like the smoke of a furnace, and the whole mountain quaked greatly. read more.
When the sound of the trumpet grew louder and louder, Moses spoke, and God answered him by a voice.

the Law of moses » Is the law of God

Leviticus 26:46

These are the statutes, ordinances and laws, which Yahweh made between him and the children of Israel in Mount Sinai by Moses.

the Law of moses » Publicly read » By ezra

Nehemiah 8:2-3

Ezra the priest brought the law before the assembly, both men and women, and all who could hear with understanding, on the first day of the seventh month. He read therein before the broad place that was before the water gate from early morning until midday, in the presence of the men and the women, and of those who could understand; and the ears of all the people were [attentive] to the book of the law.

the Law of moses » Publicly read » By joshua

Joshua 8:34-35

Afterward he read all the words of the law, the blessing and the curse, according to all that is written in the book of the law. There was not a word of all that Moses commanded, which Joshua didn't read before all the assembly of Israel, with the women, the little ones, and the foreigners who were among them.

the Law of moses » The jews » From regard to, rejected Christ

Romans 9:31-33

but Israel, following after a law of righteousness, didn't arrive at the law of righteousness. Why? Because they didn't seek it by faith, but as it were by works of the law. They stumbled over the stumbling stone; even as it is written, "Behold, I lay in Zion a stumbling stone and a rock of offense; and no one who believes in him will be disappointed."

the Law of moses » Could not disannul the covenant of grace made in Christ

Galatians 3:17

Now I say this. A covenant confirmed beforehand by God in Christ, the law, which came four hundred thirty years after, does not annul, so as to make the promise of no effect.

the Law of moses » A schoolmaster to lead to Christ

Galatians 3:24

So that the law has become our tutor to bring us to Christ, that we might be justified by faith.

the Law of moses » Christ » Made under

the Law of moses » Additions made to, in the plains of moab by jordan

Numbers 36:13

These are the commandments and the ordinances which Yahweh commanded by Moses to the children of Israel in the plains of Moab by the Jordan at Jericho.

the Law of moses » All israelites required » To know

Exodus 18:16

When they have a matter, they come to me, and I judge between a man and his neighbor, and I make them know the statutes of God, and his laws."

the Law of moses » The jews » Zealous for

John 9:28-29

They insulted him and said, "You are his disciple, but we are disciples of Moses. We know that God has spoken to Moses. But as for this man, we don't know where he comes from."

the Law of moses » Christ » Magnified and made honorable

Isaiah 42:21

It pleased Yahweh, for his righteousness' sake, to magnify the law, and make it honorable.

the Law of moses » Christ » Fulfilled all precepts of

Psalm 40:7-8

Then I said, "Behold, I have come. It is written about me in the book in the scroll. I delight to do your will, my God. Yes, your law is within my heart."

the Law of moses » A shadow of good things to come

the Law of moses » All israelites required » To remember

Malachi 4:4

"Remember the law of Moses my servant, which I commanded to him in Horeb for all Israel, even statutes and ordinances.

the Law of moses » The jews » Dishonored God by breaking

Romans 2:23

You who glory in the law, through your disobedience of the law do you dishonor God?

the Law of moses » Called » Word spoken by angels

Hebrews 2:2

For if the word spoken through angels proved steadfast, and every transgression and disobedience received a just recompense;

the Law of moses » Christ » Abrogated, as a covenant of works

the Law of moses » Was a burdensome yoke

Acts 15:10

Now therefore why do you tempt God, that you should put a yoke on the neck of the disciples which neither our fathers nor we were able to bear?

the Law of moses » The jews » Held those ignorant of, accursed

John 7:49

But this multitude that doesn't know the law is accursed."

the Law of moses » The jews » Accused Christ of breaking

John 19:7

The Jews answered him, "We have a law, and by our law he ought to die, because he made himself the Son of God."

the Law of moses » The jews » Broke it themselves

John 7:19

Didn't Moses give you the law, and yet none of you keeps the law? Why do you seek to kill me?"

the Law of moses » Called » Lively oracles

Acts 7:38

This is he who was in the assembly in the wilderness with the angel that spoke to him on Mount Sinai, and with our fathers, who received living oracles to give to us,

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the Law of moses » Primitive jewish converts would have all Christians observe

Acts 15:1

Some men came down from Judea and taught the brothers, "Unless you are circumcised after the custom of Moses, you can't be saved."