6. Jesus And The Law (1)
Phillip is the Dean of Sydney at St Andrew's Cathedral, Australia and regularly preaches at the 10:30am gathering.
7th April 2013
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Bible passage: Exodus 20 Matthew 5
Jesus and the Law Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfil them. Matthew 5 1 The Ten Commandments Today? a not a question of modern relevance b but a question of covenants/testaments 2 Born Under the Law a unusual characteristic of messianic figure b not come to abolish c but to fulfil d prophets 3 The Prophets a Jeremiah 31:31-34 b Ezekiel 36:22-32 c Pharisees 4 In and Enter a least and great in b never enter 5 The Sermon on the Mount a popular because of miracles b persecuted because different c different in good works d the Law and the Prophets (Matthew 5:17, 6:12) e not miracle workers of lawlessness 6 The Six Illustrations a You have heard it that it was said b But I say to you c minimizing and maximizing d God inspired good works 7 You Must Be Born Again a Pharisaic teacher of Israel b the work of the Spirit