The Law and the Prophets | Through Line
Through Line: “The Law & Prophets”
Leviticus 18:6, Isaiah 53:3-11, Galatians 4:4-5
Once upon a time, you had to READ the Bible to know what was IN the Bible.
It’s easy to MISUNDERSTAND the BIBLE if you don’t understand The STORY IN the Bible.
It’s the story of REDEMPTION and you are the REDEEMED.
As non-Jewish people became interested in JESUS, they also became very interested in the DOCUMENTS that PREDICTED, Jesus arrival.
The LAW and The PROPHETS.
The Old Testament chronicles God’s REDEMPTIVE and SEQUENTIAL activity in the world.
Under God’s covenant with Israel, women, servants foreigners and children all fared BETTER than their counterparts in the surrounding nations.
Isaiah 53:3-11 pg. 1,145
v.3 “HE was despised and rejected by MANKIND, a man of SUFFERING and familiar with pain.
v.5 “But he was PIERCED for our TRANSGRESSIONS, he was crushed for our INIQUITIES; the PUNISHMENT that brought us PEACE was on him, and by HIS WOUNDS we are HEALED.
v.6 “…the Lord has laid on HIM the INIQUITY of us ALL.
v.8 “…for he was CUT OFF from the land of the LIVING for the transgression of my people he was punished.
v.9 “He was assigned a GRAVE with the wicked, and with the rich in his death…
v.11 “After HE suffered, he will SEE the LIGHT of LIFE and be satisfied; by his knowledge my righteous servant will justify many, and he will bear their iniquities.”
Who is the ‘he’ that Isaiah is talking about?
“But when the set TIME had FULLY come, God sent his Son, born of a woman, born under the LAW, to REDEEM those under the law so that WE might receive the full rights as CHILDREN.”