WHAT THE BIBLE SAYS ABOUT:

THE LAW

1.  The law of Ten Commandments points out sin.  1John 3:4; Gal. 3:24; 1Tim. 1:8, 9; James 2:9.

2.  The law does not save anyone.  Gal. 2:16.

3.  The law is an expression of Christís and Godís righteousness.  Rom. 8:1-4.  Law keeping is essential not in order to be saved, but because God exhorts us to do so since we love Him. John 14:15.

4.   Paul says the following of the law:

a.       It is holy.  Rom. 7:12

b.      It should not be made void.  Rom. 3:31.

c.       We will be judged by it.  Rom. 2:12

d.      It is the doers of the law that will be justified.  Rom. 2:13

e.       It tells us when we are sinning.  Rom. 3:20; 5:19; 7:7

f.        It is spiritual and good.  Rom. 7:14, 16.

5.  The law is called the Royal Law, the Law of Liberty.  James 2:8-11, 12.

6.  When we love our fellow men we fulfil the law.  Rom. 13:8, 10; Lev. 19:18.

7.  When we love God we also fulfil the law.  Deut. 6:5; Matt. 22:37-40