- 1 What does the Bible says about obeying the laws of the land?
- 2 What did Jesus say about obeying the law?
- 3 What Jesus says about the law?
- 4 What does the Bible say about governing authorities?
- 5 What is the golden rule in the Bible?
- 6 What are the highest laws of the land?
- 7 Should Christians wear a mask?
- 8 Where can I find God’s laws in the Bible?
- 9 What does the Bible say about masks?
- 10 What is the relationship between the old law and the new law?
- 11 What rules did Jesus give us?
- 12 Did Jesus do away with the 10 Commandments?
- 13 Can Christians defend themselves?
- 14 Can Christians have tattoos?
- 15 Is God mentioned in Constitution?
What does the Bible says about obeying the laws of the land?
I would cite you to the Apostle Paul and his clear and wise command in Romans 13 to obey the laws of the government because God has ordained them for the purpose of order. Orderly and lawful processes are good in themselves and protect the weak and lawful.
What did Jesus say about obeying the law?
The World English Bible translates the passage as: “Don’t think that I came to destroy the law or the. prophets. I didn’t come to destroy, but to fulfill.”
What Jesus says about the law?
In the gospels
Many Christians believe that the Sermon on the Mount is a form of commentary on the Ten Commandments. It portrays Christ as the true interpreter of the Mosaic Law. In the Expounding of the Law, Jesus said that he did not come to abolish the law or the prophets, but to fulfill them (Matthew 5:17).
Bible Gateway Romans 13:: NIV. Everyone must submit himself to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established.
What is the golden rule in the Bible?
The “Golden Rule” of Leviticus 19:18 was quoted by Jesus of Nazareth (Matthew 7:12; see also Luke 6:31) during his Sermon on the Mount and described by him as the second great commandment. The common English phrasing is “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you”.
What are the highest laws of the land?
This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; and the Judges in every State shall be bound thereby, any Thing in the Constitution or Laws of any
Should Christians wear a mask?
Wearing a mask protects our witness. Christians are called to be representatives of Jesus Christ. We are to love others in a way that encourages them to consider following Jesus.
Where can I find God’s laws in the Bible?
The Bible says that God gave them to the people of Israel. The commandments exist in different versions. One version can be found in the Book of Exodus of the Bible. Another version can be found in the Book of Deuteronomy.
What does the Bible say about masks?
We should not put a mask on the Scriptures. Spread the Bible far and wide and never “sheltered-in” the Truth where no one can hear. We should never put a mask on our salvation. Hiding salvation is worse than hiding the cure to Covid-19!
What is the relationship between the old law and the new law?
For the Old Law is, as it were, a teacher of children, as the Apostle says in Galatians 3:24, whereas the New Law is a law of perfection, since it is a law of charity. On this score, the Apostle says in Colossians 3:14 that the New Law is a “bond of perfection.”
What rules did Jesus give us?
Thou knowest the commandments: Do not kill, Do not commit adultery, Do not steal, Do not bear false witness, Do not defraud, Honor thy father and mother. We expect Jesus to recite the entire Decalogue.
Did Jesus do away with the 10 Commandments?
Catholicism. In Catholicism, Jesus freed Christians from the rest of Jewish religious law, but not from their obligation to keep the Ten Commandments. It has been said that they are to the moral order what the creation story is to the natural order.
Can Christians defend themselves?
Correia often invokes Scripture to argue that in the event of an attack, a Christian has a right to self-defense. He pointed to the book of Nehemiah, contending that the biblical figure encouraged private citizens to arm themselves in self-defense while rebuilding the wall of Jerusalem.
Can Christians have tattoos?
Some Christians take issue with tattooing, upholding the Hebrew prohibition (see below). The Hebrew prohibition is based on interpreting Leviticus 19:28—”Ye shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor print any marks upon you”—so as to prohibit tattoos, and perhaps even makeup.
Is God mentioned in Constitution?
In the United States, the federal constitution does not make a reference to God as such, although it uses the formula “the year of our Lord” in Article VII.