religon Essay

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This writing was about the right way to get out of marriage and the struggles of sin. This passage was saying that in order to get out of marriage without sinning and becoming an adulterer is through death. “For example, by law a married woman is bound to her husband as long as he is alive, but if her husband dies, she is released from the law of marriage. So then, if she marries another man while her husband is still alive, she is called an adulteress. (Exodus 7:2-3)” If your spouse dies, than the bound of marriage is broken. It also talked about coveting. It is a sin to covet. In Exodus 20:17, it states, “You shall not covet your neighbor's house. You shall not covet your neighbor's wife, or his manservant or maidservant, his ox or donkey, or anything that belongs to your neighbor." God stated this in his ten commandments. The writing is also saying that you sin through your flesh. When it says flesh, it is speaking you being human. The versus says, “But I see another law at work in the members of my body, waging war against the law of my mind and making me a prisoner of the law of sin at work within my members. What a wretched man I am! Who will rescue me from this body of death? Thanks be to God—through Jesus Christ our Lord! (Exodus 7:23-25)” No one is perfect. It takes the help of our Lord Jesus to keep us from sinning. I have sinned several times there my flesh. I used to drink all the time. I used to be drinker than a dog, but through the help of God, I was delivered from drinking. I don’t even desire to drink. I know if I would have tried to stop drinking on my own, I would still be drinking and maybe even dead, but because I asked God to take away the desire to drink out of my life, I have stayed away from

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