Kevin DeYoung

Kevin DeYoung

Kevin DeYoung (M.Div., Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary) is the senior pastor at Christ Covenant Church in Matthews, North Carolina. He serves as a council member at the Gospel Coalition, blogs at DeYoung, Restless, and Reformed, and is assistant professor of systematic theology at Reformed Theological Seminary (Charlotte). He is the author of several books, including Taking God at His Word</em>; Crazy Busy</em>; and The Biggest Story.

  • How does the sixth commandment speak to our culture?

    “You shall not murder.” That’s the entire sixth commandment. In Hebrew, it’s actually even shorter—just two words, in fact: lo, the negation (“not”), and ratsach, “murder.” It seems like an obvious, uncontroversial commandment. If any command could go unstated, any that we as human beings and good neighbors would simply assume, perhaps it would be