Summary: To show that we don't deserve GOD's mercy, pity and kindness but still GOD has pity, mercy and comforted us.
Have you obtained mercy, pity and comfort from JESUS?
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show that we don't deserve GOD's mercy, pity and kindness but still GOD has pity, mercy and comforted us.
Hebrews 10:28 (Amplified Bible)
10:28 Any person who has violated and [thus] rejected and set at naught the Law of Moses is put to death without pity or mercy on the evidence of two or three witnesses.
Thank You very much LORD JESUS for You are the Father of pity, mercy and Source of all comfort that I have obtained mercy, kindness and You have comforted me in time of my need.
Rejection Of Moses Law Will Mean Death
Subtitle: Study on the Book of Hebrews
A. Date of writing: Before AD. 70
B. Style of writing: Best Greek style
C. Authorship: Not specific, but generally attributed to Apostle Paul. Can be also ascribed to Barnabas, Luke, Apollos
D. Audience: Hebrew Christians
E. Theme: Christ is superior to the prophets; Christ is superior to angels - J. Vernon McGee's Thru The Bible
F. Purpose: The chief doctrinal purpose of the writer was to show the transcendent glory of the Christian dispensation, as compared with that of the Old Testament.Thompson Chain - Bible Book Outlines
VIII. MAIN BODY:
A. Any person who rejected and violated Moses' Law will die
"Any person who has violated and [thus] rejected and set at naught the Law of Moses is put to death"
Despised or "atheteo" in Greek meaning:
1. to do away with, to set aside, disregard
2. to thwart the efficacy of anything, nullify, make void, frustrate
3. to reject, to refuse, to slight
Numbers 15:30-31 (Amplified Bible)
15:30 But the person who does anything [wrong] willfully and openly, whether he is native-born or a stranger, that one reproaches, reviles, and blasphemes the Lord, and that person shall be cut off from among his people [that the atonement made for them may not include him].
15:31 Because he has despised and rejected the word of the Lord, and has broken His commandment, that person shall be utterly cut off; his iniquity shall be upon him.
Hebrews 2:2 (Amplified Bible)
2:2 For if the message given through angels [the Law spoken by them to Moses] was authentic and proved sure, and every violation and disobedience received an appropriate (just and adequate) penalty,
2 Samuel 12:9 (Amplified Bible)
12:9 Why have you despised the commandment of the Lord, doing evil in His sight? You have slain Uriah the Hittite with the sword and have taken his wife to be your wife. You have murdered him with the sword of the Ammonites.
2 Samuel 12:13 (Amplified Bible)
12:13 And David said to Nathan, I have sinned against the Lord. And Nathan said to David, The Lord also has put away your sin; you shall not die.
Even when King David an Old Testament character living in the Old Testament times obtained mercy and pity from the LORD that he was spared from death but earned the consequences.
B. Without pity or mercy on evidence of two or three witnesses
"without pity or mercy on the evidence of two or three witnesses"