Not Under Law

Not Under Law

The law is an unbearable yoke. (Ac 15:10)


The law reveals sin but cannot fix it. (Ro 3:20)

If the law worked then faith would be irrelevant. (Ro 4:14)

The law brings wrath upon those who follow it. (Ro 4:15)

The purpose of the law was to increase sin. (Ro 5:20)

Christians are not under the law. (Ro 6:14)

Christians have been delivered from the law. (Ro 7:1-6)

The law is good, perfect and holy but cannot help you be good, perfect or holy. (Ro 7:7-12)

The law which promises life only brings death through sin. (Ro 7:10)

The law makes you sinful beyond measure. (Ro 7:13)

The law is weak. (Ro 8:2-3)

1 Corinthians

The strength of sin is the law (1Co 15:56)

2 Corinthians

The law is a ministry of death. (2Co 3:7)

The law is a ministry of condemnation. (2Co 3:9)

The law has no glory at all in comparison with the New Covenant. (2Co 3:10)

The law is fading away. (2Co 3:11)

Anywhere the law is preached it produces a mind-hardening and a heart-hardening veil. (2Co 3:14-15)


The law justifies nobody. (Ga 2:16)

Christians are dead to the law. (Ga 2:19)

The law frustrates grace. (Ga 2:21)

To go back to the law after embracing faith is “stupid”. (Ga 3:1)

The law curses all who practice it and fail to do it perfectly. (Ga 3:10)

The law has nothing to do with faith. (Ga 3:11-12)

The law was a curse that Christ redeemed us from. (Ga 3:13)

The law functioned in God’s purpose as a temporary covenant from Moses till John the Baptist announced Christ. (Ga 3:16,19,  Mt 11:12-13, Lk 16:16)

If the law worked God would have used it to save us. (Ga 3:21)

The law was our prison. (Ga 3:23)

The law makes you a slave like Hagar. (Ga 4:24)


Christ has abolished the law which was a wall of hostility (Eph 2:15)


Paul considered everything the law gained him as “skybalon” which is Greek for “dog shit”. (Php 3:4-8)


The law is only good if used in the right context. (1Tim 1:8) (see next verse for the context)

It was made for the unrighteous but not for the righteous. (1Tim 1:9-10)


The law is weak, useless and makes nothing perfect. (Heb 7:18-19)

God has found fault with it and created a better covenant, enacted on better promises. (Heb 8:7-8)

It is obsolete, growing old and ready to vanish. (Heb 8:13)

It is only a shadow of good things to come and will never make someone perfect. (Heb 10:1)



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