The ancient law of the Hebrews, contained in the Pentateuch and traditionally believed to have been revealed by God to Moses.
The ancient law of the Hebrews, ascribed to Moses and contained mainly in the Pentateuch.
Mosaic-law Sentence Examples
A copy of the Orit or Mosaic law is kept in the holy of holies in every synagogue.
38-41); Jesus' opposition is everywhere restricted to the Pharisees and the worldly Sadducees; He ever longs for the conversion of Jerusalem; the great double commandment of love is proclaimed as already formulated in the Mosaic law (Mark xii.
The town was governed largely after the Mosaic law and continued essentially Puritan for fifty years or more; about 1730 Presbyterianism superseded Congregationalism, and in 1734 Colonel Josiah Ogden, having caused a schism in the preceding year, by saving his wheat one dry Sunday in a wet season, founded with several followers the first Episcopal or Church of England Society in Newark - Trinity Church.
This violation of the Mosaic law and his continued cruelty roused the Jews, who complained to Augustus.