The ten commandments of dating
Later, Paul tells the Ephesians that the revelation of the church was not made known by God in the OT.
He says in Eph.3:5-6, “Which [this revelation] in other ages was not made known to the sons of men, as it is now revealed to his holy apostles and [N.
So you see, the Torah is for all humanity, no conversion necessary.
A lot of Christians get confused in this area because they do not understand that God’s covenant with us as believers in Jesus Christ is not the same covenant as He had with Israel as a nation.Paul clearly reveals this in Eph.-22 when he talks of the NT church being built upon the foundation of the apostles.He says, “And you, [the church] are built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ himself being the chief cornerstone, in whom all the building fitly framed together grows into a holy temple in the Lord, in whom you also are built together for a dwelling of God through the Spirit.” This is the church of Jesus Christ, a completely new and unique spiritual creation of God.If we do not understand how the OT applies to our lives then we will be hopelessly confused in trying to discern God’s revealed will in a large section of the Scriptures.How do we apply the Old Testament to our daily lives as Christians so we can know the revealed will of God?