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Mosaic law

Old Testament the laws of the Hebrews ascribed to Moses and contained in the Pentateuch
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Moreover, there was no clear consensus in the Reformation about the significance of Mosaic law for Christians.
In presenting the post-biblical Jewish traditions about Abraham, Levenson presents what most effectively served as the Jewish retort to Paul's dispossession of them, namely, the rabbinic tradition that Abraham observed the entire Mosaic Law, ordained to him orally before being explicitly set down by Moses in the Torah.
Do the Gentiles who, according to Paul, obey the moral precepts of the Mosaic law even while being ignorant of the Mosaic law per se do so without grace?
73) Mosaic law was the basis for law codes in the Massachusetts and Connecticut colonies, (74) and Puritans believed that there was little to be learned beyond biblical revelation.
The Mosaic law prescribes social and economic obligations within the family.
As to divine law, Aquinas distinguishes the parts of the Mosaic law which possess generic moral force and hence are immutable, with those that have merely legal force and are applicable only to Israel.
Ohio) traces the origin and development of the late-20th-century movement to apply Old Testament or Mosaic Law to the civil realm; and its related legal theory that the scope and power of government should be limited to what the Scriptures of the Old Testament, supplemented by the New, clearly command or to what can be deduced from them.
It argues that Scripture-obsessed Puritans were aware that the inconsistency between the strictures of the Mosaic Law and the spiritual promises of the Gospels leaves a logical opening for an antinomian position--a position that some found intellectually and spiritually attractive.
Reading the suspension of authority in Robespierre's "domestic peace" as an early manifestation of the spirit of the Hebraic constitution, a manifestation embodied in lyrical form, helps create a bridge between the Mosaic law and "Effusion xxxv.
Mosaic law has undeniably had a profound influence on civilization.
Heinous offences all of them, at least according to Mosaic Law.
In his Arguments for Socialism, Benn started with the assertion that the first source of British socialism is the Bible--the Mosaic Law, the eighth-century B.