"Christ is the end of the law..."
Text: Romans 10:4
THE END OF THE LAW
Paul wrote what must have been to him a simple statement.
“For Christ is the end of the law for
righteousness to everyone who believes.”
How should we understand this statement? In order to comprehend this simple but rather profound theological statement we need to have the following understanding of the law.
We may look at the Law from two perspectives:-
1. The Law in Jewish thought
a) Divine Authorship
Its Author was Divine even though much honour has been given to Moses when he was described as the Law giver!