II. LAW OF THE STATUTES:
(Click on Each Statute for Explanation)
1. DRINKING PURE WATER
Exodus 15:25 "The waters were made sweet: there He made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there He proved them."
John 4: 13, 14 "Jesus answered... but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water springing up unto everlasting life."
2. USING OLIVE OIL
Exodus 27:20, 21 "And thou shalt command the children of Israel, that they bring thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, and it shall be a statute for ever unto their generations..."
John 8:12 "Then spake Jesus again unto them, saying, I am the light of the world."
3. CLOTHING FOR GLORY AND FOR BEAUTY
Exodus 28:2, 43 "And thou shalt make holy garments for Aaron thy brother for glory and for beauty...it shalt be a statute for ever unto him and his seed after him."
Revelation 7: 14 "These are they which came out of great tribulations, and have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb."
4. WASHING OF THE HANDS AND FEET
Exodus 30: 19, 21 "And Aaron and his sons shall wash their hands and their feet thereat; it shall be a statute for ever..."
John 13: 5, 8, 10, 14 "After that Jesus poured out water into a bason... If I wash thee not thou hast no part with me... and you are clean, but not all... If I then, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one another's feet."
5. PURPOSES OF DIETARY LAWS: MEAT - BLOOD AND FAT
Leviticus 3:17; 17:14 "It shall be a perpetual statute for your generations throughout all your dwellings, that ye eat neither fat nor blood."
Lev. 11: 1-47 Clean and unclean animals. "To make a difference between the unclean and the clean, and between the beast that may be eaten and the beast that may not be eaten."
John 6: 53 - 58, 63 "Then Jesus said unto them, "Verily, verily I say unto you, unless ye eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink His blood, ye have no life in you. Whoso eateth My flesh and drinketh My blood hath eternal life...The words that I speak unto you, they are spirit, and they are life."
6. ABSTAINING FROM ALCOHOL AND STIMULANTS
Lev. 10:9, 10 Do not drink wine nor strong drink... it shall be a statute for ever throughout your generations... And that ye may put a difference between the unclean and clean."
1 Corinthians 10:31 "Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God."
Ephesians 5:18 "And be not drunk with wine, wherein is excess; but be filled with the Spirit."
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