Deuteronomy 24 & 25

  1. In chapter 24. The principle behind all these regulations is that of the eight commandment: equity and honesty in all walks of life.
    (a) Make a list of the ways in which this is to be practised according to this chapter.
    (b) Examine your own life by these standards in order to discover points on which you are prone to failure.
  2. What application does Paul make of 25:4? (See 1 Cor. 9:9; 1 Tim. 5:17, 18).
  3. Taking Amalek as a type of ‘the flesh’, that is of our fallen carnal nature, compare what is said here with Exod. 17:14-16; Gal. 5:17, 24.
    (a) When and where is such an enemy most likely to attack, and how ought such an enemy to be regarded by us?