The Sixth Commmandment (HC 105-107) Part 2

Murder (The Sixth Commandment) - Part 2

Heidelberg Catechism 105-107

Born of sinful self-love, murder is anything that seeks to silence or destroy the image of God and elevate self.

I. The Heart of Murder

A. Born of Self-Love (Genesis 4)

B. Born of a Hatred of Image of God

II. The Acts of Murder

A. Redefining Murder (to Include Animals)

B. Devaluing Human Life

C. Suicide

D. Vengeance (Romans 12:19)

E. Destructive Speech (James 3:7-9; Mat 5:21-22)

F. Indifference Toward Evangelism