On the surface, the tenth commandment seems to forbid only covetousness, or wanting something that someone else has. But at a deeper level, this command gets to the heart and forbids all desire contrary to God's will. This lesson concludes with a helpful summary of how we should use God's law.
Pastor William Boekestein continues a year-long biblical study into the basics of Christian doctrine using the Heidelberg Catechism (1563) as a guide. This catechism follows the outline of the book of Romans and thus clearly explains the gospel by hitting on the main points of man's sin, Christ's redemption and man's gratitude.