What are God’s expectations for humanity? Jesus said it was to Love God with everything and to
Love People. But in an effort to describe how we love God and love people a group of 17 verses stand out in
the Bible. The Ten Commandments provide injunctions on how we love God and love people. Nearly all these commands are repeated in the New Testament by Jesus and others. They are timeless commands that still show God’s expectations. But do we know what they mean and why God gave them first to the Israelites and then again to Christians?