"And now, Israel, what doth the Lord thy God require of thee, but to fear the Lord thy God, to walk in all His ways, and to love Him, and to serve the Lord thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul?" (Deuteronomy 10:12).
In the final weeks before his death, Moses gathered the people of
Finally, Moses brought them to a time of commitment, charging them, in our text, to fear, obey, love, and serve the "Lord thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul." Even the commandments were "for their good" (v.13); they were not merely petty or malicious. In fact, throughout the lengthy lecture, Moses had several times adjured the people to love their Lord with their entire being (see vv. 6:5; 7:9; 10:20; 11:1,13,22).
And why not? "Behold, the heaven and the heaven of heavens is the Lord's thy God, the earth also, with all that therein is" (10:14). The God who placed His sovereign mark on
Does not the Creator God, who has done so much more for us than He had done even for