Mosaic Covenant - Key Points
pledge to treasure and protect the nation of
Made with Whom?
The Nation of
Included saved (Heb.11:23-40 ) and unsaved Jews (Jer.2:8; 4:22)
Also applied to Gentiles (non-Jews) living among the Israelites (Lev.18:26; Num.15:14-16, 30; Deut. ) though they were not the primary recipients of the Covenant (Ex.19:6, Deut.14:21)
Note: Gentiles could also participate in voluntary aspects of the Mosaic Covenant if they were willing to meet certain requirements e.g., circumcision. (Ex.12:48 cf. Num.9:14; )
Exodus 31:12-17 - Then the LORD said to Moses. . . The Israelites are to observe the Sabbath, celebrating it for the generations to come as a lasting covenant. It will be a sign between me and the Israelites forever . . .