Bible Justice

The right of the state to establish, interpret, and enforce laws plays a significant role in any society. The legal system in the Old Testament is difficult to define in detail, although its basic contour is quite clear. Like any legal system, in Israel it sought to reestablish justice, social harmony, and the order upset through a civil or criminal offense. In principle, the court of law was interested in finding and revealing the truth in a context of legal debate.

Uncategorized October 31, 2012