Walla Walla University Good Word
The New Covenant
Opening Question How easy is it to forgive someone you love dearly? Introduction God promises in Jeremiah 31:31 that he would make a new covenant, not like the one made at Sinai. So, what was wrong with that covenant? Some people argue that the problem with the old covenant was that the stipulations in the law couldn’t be kept; in other words, the Jewish law was the problem, and that law needed to be changed. Thus Jesus came and did away with the law on the cross and instituted a new covenant based on grace. But a glimpse at the passages that ...
Duration: 14 min