A Simple Ethic: Don’t Kill

Sunday, July 21, 2019

190721-1130 Farsi

Exodus 20:13

“Don’t kill!” This seems like a simple instruction to understand. We all agree with it; we want murder to stop and for murderers to be properly dealt with. But was God’s command as simple as that, or did He have more in mind? The 6th Word encompasses God’s view of the sanctity of life; life made in His image. What are the implications of understanding God’s view on the sanctity of life for us today? How are our relationships and actions impacted by a Godly view of life? How do our lives reflect the sanctity of life God has placed in all of us?