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The principles underlying the OT are valid and authoritative for the Christian, but the particular applications found in the OT may not be.  The moral principles are the same today, but insofar as our situation often differs from the OT setting, the application of the principles in our society may well be different too.

The principles underlying the OT are valid and authoritative for the Christian, but the particular applications found in the OT may not be.  The moral principles are the same today, but insofar as our situation often differs from the OT setting, the application of the principles in our society may well be different too.

Reference:   The New International Commentary on the Old Testament – Leviticus, Eerdmans, 1979, p. 35. www.erdmans.com