What was nailed to the cross? What did Christ come to remove?

What was nailed to the Cross?

Examining Colossians 2

There has been much confusion on what exactly the verses in Colossians 2 mean. Some believe that they mean the ‘Law of Moses’ was nailed to the cross; others say only the feast were nailed to the cross. Let’s examine the scriptures and see if we can make sense of this verse.

We have to remember when reading scripture context makes all the difference. So to properly understand what message Paul is giving in Colossians 2 lets examine the topic being discussed in chapter 1.

Let’s begin by examining the verse, in Colossians 2, that many use to say God revoked the Law of Moses, or the feast.

“Blotting out the handwriting of ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us, and took it out of the way, nailing it to his cross;”

So from the above scripture we…

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