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Penalties of the Law

This entry is part 98 of 103 in the series Inquiring Minds

Why do the Old Testament laws have penalties like stoning people to death whereas we don’t do these things in the New Testament era? Perhaps I can describe the old covenant laws in three phases. You have the law that … Continue reading

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Abolishing the Old Covenant

This entry is part 10 of 103 in the series Inquiring Minds

Why did God abolish the old covenant laws? I don’t know if “abolish” is the proper word for it. This may be a more recent term used by scholars and people who write books about the Bible. It may be … Continue reading

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