An Eye for an Eye

An Eye for an Eye Part D Advancing in Righteousness Although we have established that there are strong resemblances between the Mosaic law and code of Hammurabi, we must also acknowledge some fundamental differences in various areas.   Also, many laws from the Code of Hammurabi have no parallel laws in the Mosaic law. These differencesContinue reading “An Eye for an Eye”

An Eye for an Eye

An Eye for an Eye Part C Hammurabi’s Code of Law While working with the Israelites within the framework of their own choices, God still desires to lead His people into further blessings and righteousness. The mosaic law is an amazing example of how God achieves His purposes, working all things together for good withoutContinue reading “An Eye for an Eye”

An Eye for an Eye

An Eye for an Eye The Education of Israel Part B Christ wanted to direct the people to God’s perfect will on the Sermon on the Mount. The fact that the Sermon on the Mount teachings differ from the teachings of the Mosaic law can only be rightly understood when we examine the situational contextContinue reading “An Eye for an Eye”