Law and order regimes evolve without grace and mercy

Responses to the wounded

31. And by chance a priest was going down on that road, and when he saw him, he passed by on the other side. 32. Likewise a Levite also, when he came to the place and saw him, passed by on the other side.

Luke 10:31-32

With the best set of statutes and judgments in hand the levitical system morphed into an insentitive and oppressive economy. We know they were not committed to the forgiveness of sin nor in the primary functions of the tabernacle/temple, namely God’s residence among his people and his communication with them.

Criminal enterprises and dens of thieves

And He said to them, “It is written, ‘My house shall be called a house of prayer’; but you are making it a robbers’ den.”

Matthew 23:2

The western governments have put every resource into maintaining a facade of responsibility and thoughtfulness, but only the bewitched believe it.

The empires we have lived under are patterned after – to some extent – the Mosaic legacy. Britain and the United States are poor examples of Christian virtues. Just try finding a cruciform body of law anywhere on the planet.

Matthew 23:38

Behold, your house is being left to you desolate!