Did you know Deuteronomy, the fifth book of the Bible, written by Moses contains a recapitulation of the Ten Commandments and much of the Mosaic law? Moses expounds on the Law and the promises of blessings for obedience to the Law and the severity of the curses promised for disobedience.
In this historical revelation, Dr. E. Dewey Smith informs us Moses’ teachings developed the idea that obedience brings blessing and life, and disobedience brings curses and death a way of affirming the positive results of life properly ordered under God.
Scripture References: Exodus, 21:12,15 & 17, 22:18 & 20;
Deuteronomy 18:20-22, 22:25-27, 21:18-21; Leviticus 20:1-6