Tag: Ten Commandments

The ‘irrelevant’ commandment

“You shall have no other gods before me.” In an age where golden statues and cats are no longer revered like they once were, surely this commandment should be the easiest to keep. Think again.

Between the Commandments and the Sanctuary

We would expect some profound material to fill the “holy space”—those three chapters in Exodus 21–23—between the giving of the Ten Commandments and the instructions for construction of the Sanctuary. We do, but perhaps profound in ways we might not have expected.