The Courts and Sanctuary of the Tabernacle
“Have them make a sanctuary for Me and I will dwell among them”
Prophecy fulfilled: 2 Corinthians 6:16
“We are the temple of the living God. As God has said, I will live with them and walk among them, and I will be their God and they will be my people”
“You are Peter (Petros) and
upon this Rock (
Prophecy fulfilled: Acts 2:3
“They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them. All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit.”
Prophecy fulfilled: Ephesians 5:30
“We are members of His body.”
Prophecy fulfilled: 1 Corinthians 6:19
“Your body is the
Prophecy fulfilled: Colossians 1:27
“To them God has chosen to make known among the gentiles, the glorious riches of this mystery, which is Christ is you, the Hope of Glory”
“The heavens declare the Glory of God”
The Glory of God was veiled from the people and the priests, by the coverings and veils. Lest they die, which happened on occasion, when the Lord broke out amongst them with fire and plague.
2 Corinthians 3:14
“Their minds were made dull, for to this very day the veil remains when the old covenant is read. It has not been removed. – Even to this very day when Moses is read a veil covers their heart”
2 Corinthians 3:16
“Whenever anyone turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away”
In analogy the
“He was faithful to the one who appointed Him, just as Moses was faithfull in all of Gods house. Jesus has been found worthy of greater honour than Moses, just as the builder of the house has greater honour than the house itself, for every house is built by someone, but God is the builder of everything. Moses was faithful as a servant in all Gods house, testifying to what would be said in the future. But Christ is faithful as a son over Gods house.”
3. The Holy of Holies portrays Heaven, God’s throne room
2 Corinthians 1:10
“In our hearts we felt the sentence of death. But this happened that we may not rely on ourselves but on God, who raises the dead. He has delivered us from such a deadly peril, and He will deliver us. On Him we have set our hope that He will continue to deliver us.”
2 Corinthians 1:10
“He has rescued us from such a deadly peril, and He will deliver us. On Him we have set our hope that He will continue to deliver us.”
As Christ lived on earth, His Glory was veiled, but on occasion He revealed His Glory with frightening effect upon fallen Mankind.
Fire came out from the Lord because
At Christ’s Transfiguration:
Matthew 17:1-5 – 2 Peter1:17
As the Soldiers arrest
Against Ananias and Sophira in the Church
We are just creatures and fail time and time again.
“All come from dust, and to dust all return
“Unless the Lord builds the house, it’s builders labour in vain.”
“In Him the whole building is joined (framed) together
and rises to become a
The challenge to the Church is, whose court are you in?
“Better one day in your courts, than a thousand elsewhere”
“Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise”
“Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace”
“I Am the light of the world. Whoever follows Me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life”
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