‘“Psalm 40” is interesting in that it suggests a time in which grace will replace karma, and love replace the very strict laws of Moses (i.e. fulfill them). I love that thought. David, who committed some of the most selfish as well as selfless acts, was depending on it. That the scriptures are brim full of hustlers, murderers, cowards, adulterers and mercenaries used to shock me; now it is a source of very great comfort.’ — Bono, The Book of Psalms, Introduction.
The work of Calvary and the Resurrection are demonstrations and guarantees that God’s plan of salvation has always been, is and always will be to save and secure those who put their faith in him.