Q&A: What Are the Major Covenants in the Bible?

What Are the Major Covenants in the Bible?

Question

What Are the Major Covenants in the Bible?

Answer

The major covenants in the Bible are:

Covenant of Works (Gen. 1:28-30; 2:15-17).

Covenant of Grace (Gen. 3:15; Isa. 42:6).

Noahic Covenant (Gen. 6:18-22; 9:8-17).

Abrahamic Covenant (Gen. 17:1-27).

Mosiac Covenant (Ex. 19-24).

Davidic Covenant (2 Sam. 7:5-16; Psa. 89; 132).

New [Renewed] Covenant (Isa. 54:10; Jer. 31:31-34; Ezek. 34:25; 37:26; Matt 26:27-28; Heb. 8:10-12; 9:15).

Answer by Dr. Joseph R. Nally, Jr.

Dr. Joseph R. Nally, Jr., D.D., M.Div. is the Theological Editor at Third Millennium Ministries (Thirdmill).