Were all laws of the
Jewish religion abolished by Christianity?
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According to the Baltimore Catechism...
Q. Were all the
laws of the Jewish religion abolished by the establishment of Christianity?
A. The moral laws
of the Jewish religion were not abolished by the establishment of Christianity,
for Christ came not to destroy these laws, but to make them more perfect. Its
ceremonial laws were abolished when the temple of Jerusalem ceased to be the
House of God.
Q. What do we
mean by moral and ceremonial laws?
A. By "moral"
laws we mean laws regarding good and evil. By "ceremonial" laws we mean laws
regulating the manner of worshiping God in Temple or Church.
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