Being Instructed by the Ten Commandments – the Fifth Commandment

The Fifth Commandment

The Fifth Commandment: You shall not murder.
Learning to walk in newness of life is not any easy task. By nature, we are sinners who naturally hate God and even our brother. In fact, the first murder was carried out by Cain who hated his brother, Abel. Our fallen inclination is to get even and get revenge on those who have done us wrong. We do not need to be taught to hate those who hate us or to hurt those who hurt us. It comes naturally. It is not natural to love those who hate us. It is not natural to love our enemies. Thus, God instructs us saying, “You shall not murder.” (Read more click here)

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