Exodus 20:1 – 26, Galatians 3:15 – 29
The Mosaic Covenant – the covenant of law
Exodus 20:1–3 (NKJV)
1And God spoke all these words, saying:
2“I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.
3“You shall have no other gods before Me.
I – 3 stages to the giving of the law
II – 3 divisions of the law
III – 3 purposes of the law
IV – 3 uses of the law for us
The law was therefore given, in order that grace might be sought; grace was given, in order that the law might be fulfilled.
Augustine of Hippo.