In recent years false Messianic
Hebrew Roots theologies have arisen stating that the Apostle
Paul was under the Law of Moses (Torah observant) while
ministering the gospel and likewise instructed believers in
Yeshua (Jesus) to be Torah observant. Given the
evidence to the contrary, it is necessary that a Biblical
reference list of statements from the Pauline Epistles
supporting the gracious freedom of the New Covenant be
statements should form a logical argument that should
outweigh any erroneous doctrine stating otherwise.
Those thinking these Biblical passages were taken out of
context should spend some time reading the Epistles as well
as obtaining grace oriented studies. After thorough
study you too may agree that Paul's writings supports
gracious freedom. Either his writings were divinely
inspired or he was a heretic!
Furthermore, such knowledge will emancipate the
believer to a level of freedom not experienced in ones
Part 1 - We are not under the Law of Moses but under Grace
For sin shall no longer be your master, because you are not
under the law, butunder grace.
[ Slaves to Righteousness ] What then? Shall we sin because
we are not under the law butunder grace? By no means!
1 Corinthians 9:20
To the Jews I became like a Jew, to win the Jews. To those
under the law I became like one under the law (though I
myself am not under the law), so as to win those under the
Through him everyone who believes is set free from every
sin, a justification you were not able to obtain under the
law of Moses.
For all who rely on the works of the law are under a curse,
as it is written: “Cursed is everyone who does not continue
to do everything written in the Book ofthe Law.
Part 2 - We are free under Grace
2 Corinthians 3:17
Now the Lord is the Spirit, and
where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.
[ Freedom From Human Rules ]
Therefore do not let anyone judge you by what you eat or
drink, or with regard to a religious festival, a New Moon
celebration or a Sabbath day.
[ Life by the Spirit ] You, my
brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use
yourfreedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another
humbly in love.
1 Corinthians 10:23
[ The Believer’s Freedom ] “I
have the right to do anything,” you say—but not everything
is beneficial. “I have the right to do anything”—but not
everything is constructive.
because through Messiah Jesus the law of the Spirit who
gives life has set you free from the law of sin and death.
Part 3 - Our Freedom in Grace is hated by false brethren
This matter arose because some false believers had
infiltrated our ranks to spy on the freedom we have in
Christ Jesus and to make us slaves.