Throughout this marvelous narrative of the plagues, the thing that stands out is the destruction of Egypt’s paganism. Its gods were dead!
Frequently, the human family have attempted to get rid of private property and to inaugurate some form of communal living, but thousands of years of experience have demonstrated invariably the futility and failure of all such systems.
As in most of the others, with regard to committing adultery, GOD did not give a reason for this prohibition. NONE WAS NEEDED.
the Bible extols and honors the glory of the workman.
Salvation itself is accomplished in the power of the glorious name of GOD. “Neither is there any other name under heaven, that is given among men, wherein we must be saved” (Acts 4:12).
The arrogant and atheistic dictum of humanists to the effect that, modern science makes unacceptable any supernatural or cosmic guarantees of human values, deifies man himself and places within wicked and fallible men the source of all authority.