Articles tagged with: God's Law

Did the Ten Commandments exist before Moses?

UCG IA Bible Insights June 2 2022

Did the Ten Commandments exist before Moses?

Many assume the Ten Commandments were abolished by Christ's death, but they are still relevant and a guide to the way we should live.
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Did Jesus declare all meats clean?

UCG IA Bible Insights March 24 2022

Did Jesus declare all meats clean?

Many believe the statements Jesus made in Mark 7:1-23 did away with the dietary restrictions in Leviticus 11 and Deuteronomy 14.

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God's law and the Christian perspective

UCGia Bible Insights February 11 2021

God's law and the Christian perspective

Since the Protestant reformation the ten commandments have come to be regarded as optional by many Christians.
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The curse of the law

UCGia Bible Insights July 16 2020

The curse of the law

Does Galatians 3:10-13 really mean the Apostle Paul regarded the law of God as a curse?
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A New Year's challenge for you

Reg Wright, UCG Australia Bible Insights December 26 2019

A New Year's challenge for you

Read the experience of a couple who became convinced that the Sabbath Day was Saturday and not Sunday.
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A shadow of things to come

UCGia Bible Insights September 26 2019

A shadow of things to come

Why are today's supposedly Christian holidays observed with so many rituals and customs that are not sanctioned anywhere in the Bible? Read how Roger found the answer.
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Sex and the Bible

UCGia Bible Insights June 13 2019

Sex and the Bible

We live in a promiscuous society where confusion and misinformation about sex is rife and biblical instruction on the subject is ignored and ridiculed.

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The Ten Commandments: a guide for life

UCGia Bible Insights May 9 2019

The Ten Commandments: a guide for life

The Ten Commandments have been a guide for life for the patriarchs of the Old Testament, the apostles and disciples of the New Testament and Christians today.

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Do Christians still have to keep the Ten Commandments?

UCGia Bible Insights March 21 2019

Do Christians still have to keep the Ten Commandments?

Jesus clearly taught God’s law has not been abolished, and He set us an example by keeping the ten commandments during His ministry on earth.

Grace and Law: Why are they inseparable?

UCG IA Bible Insights June 2 2022

Grace and Law: Why are they inseparable?

The word 'grace' is regularly used by some religious people as if it replaces the need to obey God's law.
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Should I keep the Sabbath?

UCGia Bible Insights January 27 2022

Should I keep the Sabbath?

Does God require Sabbath observance today? This was the question Beyond Today television presenter, Steve Myers, asked himself as a young man.

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Which commandments did Jesus break?

UCGia Bible Insights January 14 2021

Which commandments did Jesus break?

The Scribes and Pharisees accused Jesus of breaking God's law, but did His accusers misunderstand what He was trying to teach them?
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Did the Ten Commandments exist before Moses?

UCGia Bible Insights July 9 2020

Did the Ten Commandments exist before Moses?

The Bible shows the ten commandments were enforced by God long before the time of Moses.
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The blessings of the Sabbath

UCGia Bible Insights November 7 2019

The blessings of the Sabbath

The Sabbath Day is a time for prayer, study and fellowship. However Christians differ as to whether the Sabbath should be observed on Saturday or Sunday.
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A fast commanded by God

UCGia Bible Insights September 26 2019

A fast commanded by God

The Day of Atonement is the only annual festival of God when Christians are commanded to fast. Read what pastor, Reg Wright says about the many decades he has observed this fast.
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Harry Potter and the Bible

UCGia Bible Insights May 16 2019

Harry Potter and the Bible

Children's books portraying a fictional young wizard called Harry Potter have become best sellers. Parents are pleased the stories encourage children to read, but are there other factors that need consideration?

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An addict's story

UCGia Bible Insights May 9 2019

An addict's story

A recovered addict reveals the underlying emotions and beliefs that trapped him into addiction at seventeen years of age, in the hope that it will help others.

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Does God expect us to observe the Passover?

UCG IA Bible Insights April 7 2022

Does God expect us to observe the Passover?

God's plan for the redemption of mankind begins with Christ's sacrifice for our sins.

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Suffering: How it began, how it will end

UCGia Bible Insights January 20 2022

Suffering: How it began, how it will end

That a loving, all-powerful God would allow terrible human anguish perplexes many people. Some even see it as justification for denying God's existence.

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God's guide to sex

UCGia Bible Insights July 23 2020

God's guide to sex

Sadly, the percentage of professing Christians who engage in extramarital affairs and end their marriages in divorce is just as high, and sometimes even higher, than among non-Christians.
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Passing your faith onto your children

UCGia Bible Insights January 2 2020

Passing your faith onto your children

Parents have a responsibility to teach their children about God and His Word and there are some proven, effective strategies to accomplish this.
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What commandments should Christians obey?

UCGia Bible Insights October 3 2019

What commandments should Christians obey?

Most churches and denominations believe Jesus taught Old Testament laws are no longer binding on Christians today, and that He departed from Old Testament teachings especially in regard to law.
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Jeroboam, King of Israel

UCGia Bible Insights September 5 2019

Jeroboam, King of Israel

King Jeroboam made some mistakes during his reign over the northern ten tribes of Israel and similar approaches are still influencing us today.
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Martin Luther and the unfinished reformation

UCGia Bible Insights May 9 2019

Martin Luther and the unfinished reformation

Martin Luther and other Protestant reformers who protested the teachings of the Catholic Church had enormous influence on the development of Christianity.

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The human side of homosexuality

UCGia Bible Insights March 28 2019

The human side of homosexuality

Does the Bible offer hope for those struggling with same-sex attraction? A Christian who's wrestled this problem shares his perspective.

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