Definition of Old Covenant in English:

Old Covenant


Christian Theology
  • The covenant between God and Israel in the Old Testament.

    • ‘Tonight we are going to observe the New Covenant counterpart of the Old Covenant Passover.’
    • ‘The speaker noted that the Sabbath was one of several signs given to the Old Covenant people.’
    • ‘This was the Old Covenant promise - ‘I will be with you.’’
    • ‘The succession from the Old Covenant to the New was an absolutely fundamental tenet of Protestantism.’
    • ‘He insists that the New Testament teaches no distinction between the moral and ceremonial law of the Old Covenant.’