Contemplations on the Ten Commandments Vol. 2
H.H. Pope Shenouda III
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The Ten Commandments were not meant for the times of the prophet Moses nor the times of the Old Testament, but were rather addressed to every generation, till heaven and earth pass away, one jot or one tittle will by no means pass from the law (Matt. 5:18).
Through Christianity, the Ten Commandments were given a new meaning which coincided with the new standards understood by the believers in the New Testament. So the Commandments remain the same but their concept widens as God grants with His grace an opportunity for meditation. How true then was the prophet David when he said, "I have seen the consummation of all perfection, But Your commandment is exceedingly broad." (Ps. 119:96).
This series of lectures were given in 1967 and have been published more than once.
Pope Shenouda III
- Category: Christianity
- Published: Dec 05, 2014
- Publisher: Dar El Tebaa El Kawmia
- Seller: Andro Michel
- Print Length: 65 Pages
- Language: English