Let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith (Hebrews 12:1-2)

The 7th Commandment prohibits married people from having sex outside their covenant relationship. But this commandment is ultimately not about adultery; rather, it’s about marriage. What does this law tell us about the Law-Giver? In Genesis, we read that God created humanity—male and female—in his divine image. Throughout Scripture, marriage is revered as an exclusive, […]

Jesus begins with the 6th Commandment, the prohibition against the unauthorized taking of life. It would be easy to think that Jesus is simply expanding the definition of murder to include anger and disrespect. But there’s far more at issue. Whenever we look at the Law, it’s instructive to ask: What is this command revealing […]