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Does God really care about what we eat?

People, by creation, are free moral agents with the freedom tochoose1 their own lifestyle, which includes the choices of foods they eat. However, the Bible is clear that every choice made results either in certain benefits or consequences.2The inspired Scriptures give clear direction3 concerning recommended choices of nourishment as made by the Creator Himself. In…

Does God really care about what we wear?

After Adam and Eve sinned, they sewed together fig leaves into aprons to hide their nakedness because they did not want God to see them in that condition. (Genesis 3:7–10). However, an apron only covers part of the body. So God made them coats to clothe them (Genesis 3:21). When instructing Israel in His requirements,…

What is the difference between the moral and ceremonial laws?

The Bible presents two laws: one changeless and eternal, the other provisional and temporary. One presents the duty of man to God and to his fellow men, the other was given because of man’s disobedience to God’s requirements. The Moral Law The moral law of the Ten Commandments is an expression of God’s character; it…