New Covenant

 ; New Law
   This term refers to the covenant or law established by God in order to fulfill and perfect the Old Covenant or Mosaic Law; the Second Vatican Council emphasized that the New Covenant does not replace the Old Covenant, nor does it oppose the Old Covenant; rather it brings the Old Covenant to completion and fulfillment. (See CCC1965-1972)

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