Tisha b’Av/9th of Av
The Temple is a:
House of God– a dwelling place for the Father and his family
Throne room – King of Righteousness
Seat of judgment — Judge of Righteousness
Holy Place – glory and worship of God
Dt 12:11-14 the place where YHVH God chooses to make His Name abide. There you shall bring all [of your offerings].
Josh 18:1; Ex 25:40 the Tabernacle – made according to the Heavenly pattern – set up in Shiloh (for almost 400 years)
2Sam 7:1-7,11,13 David wants to build YHVH a house; God says that He never spoke a word about that to anyone from the tribes of Israel. The Son of David (not Solomon nor a son of Solomon, but of Nathan Lk 3:31) will build a house for God’s Name, and His throne will be established forever.
2Sam 24:16-25; 1Kg 3:15 Jerusalem the chosen place for the altar of sacrifice to YHVH Continue reading “THE TEMPLE OF GOD”