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The Tabernacle | Lesson One

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The Tabernacle | Lesson One

THE TABERNACLE LESSON ONE

Exodus 25:8-9 
8  And let them make me a sanctuary; that I may dwell among them.
9  According to all that I shew thee, after the pattern of the tabernacle, and the pattern of all the instruments thereof, even so shall ye make it.

We examine the inner workings and spiritual typologies of the portable structure God gave us HIS blue print to. Here we begin with the first item they were told to construct which was the Ark of the Covenant. Unusual that they had not been given the instructions for the building it would sit in first. Why would we build the furnishings before we have a place to put them?

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The Five Foundations: Tabernacle Lesson Two

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The Five Foundations: Tabernacle Lesson Two

Continuing your journey behind the veil into the Holy of Holies. Here we will view the Ark of the Covenant covered by the Mercy Seat. The Ark of the Covenant (Hebrew: אָרוֹן הַבְּרִית‎ ʾĀrôn Habbərît, modern pron. Aron Habrit), also known as the Ark of the Testimony, is a chest described in the Book of Exodus as containing the Tablets of Stone on which the Ten Commandments were inscribed. According to some traditional interpretations of the Book of Exodus,  Book of Numbers, and the Letter to the Hebrews, the Ark also contained Aaron’s rod, a jar of manna and the first Torah scroll as written by Moses.

Exodus 25:21-22 : And thou shalt put the mercy seat above upon the ark; and in the ark thou shalt put the testimony that I shall give thee. And there I will meet with thee, and I will commune with thee from above the mercy seat, from between the two cherubim’s which are upon the ark of the testimony, of all things which I will give thee in commandment unto the children of Israel.

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