Archive for the ‘Covenants’ Category

Hebrews 10 – what is abolished?

02/05/2006 Leave a comment

The passage in question is often used as a prooftext that the law was abolished in order to establish the new covenant. If it was so, what we call "new covenant" is not the new covenant of Jeremiah, which is the law in the heart, not the absence of the law. Read more…

Categories: Covenants, Law, Theology

Replacement Theology – what’s wrong with it?

03/04/2006 2 comments

This theology has been held by various churches right from the early centuries. It says that God changed his mind and now all promises and blessings made to Israel go to the Church. Israel totally lost God’s favour and they have no place in God’s future plan as a nation, except as part of the Church.

This theology, however, totally ignores the nature of covenants. Read more…