Christians should quit erecting Ten Commandments displays and should instead consider making monuments dedicated to the Sermon on the Mount, popular pastor Andy Stanley said.
In a column published by Relevant Magazine, the North Point Community Church pastor argued that the Ten Commandments are âthe old covenantâ and no longer apply to believers.
"[I]f weâre going to create a monument to stand as a testament to our faith, shouldnât it at least be a monument of something that actually applies to us?" he posed.
âParticipants in the new covenant (thatâs Christians) are not required to obey any of the commandments found in the first part of their Bibles,â wrote Stanley. âParticipants in the new covenant are expected to obey the single command Jesus issued as part of his new covenant: as I have loved you, so you must love one another.â ...