Deuteronomy 5: The Purpose of the Law

Deuteronomy 5: The Purpose of the Law

The Ten Commandments are not merely a set of rules; they point us to the essence of the gospel. When Moses reviewed the Ten Commandments in Deuteronomy 5 for the new generation of Israelites, he was reminding them of the importance of establishing a right relationship...
Exodus 20: The Holy Splendor of God

Exodus 20: The Holy Splendor of God

God’s laws do not call us to mere external actions. Instead, they go deeper, commanding us to reorder our internal attitudes before the holy splendor of our God. Indeed, God’s glory is the first thing we see in Exodus 20, which tells of the first giving of...