Caught between Pharaoh’s army and the Red Sea, Israel needed to stand firm in their trust in God. Moses was certain that salvation would come because the YHWH had already won the victory.
In verses 10-12 the Psalmist was using the plural (they, you) form, but suddenly the plural of “you” becomes singular. He speaks to one specific person. As Yeshua spoke these words at this memorable seder, was He addressing Satan?
Now on the first day of the week, very early in the morning, they, and certain other women with them, came to the tomb bringing the spices which they had prepared. But they found the stone rolled away from the tomb.
God’s last promises reflect the purpose for the first ones. He brought Israel out of Egypt to give them a land in which they could know, trust, and worship Him freely. Israel’s freedom from slavery was for the purpose of worship. As long as Israel remained true to God, they would remain in the land.
Jesus knew this would be His last Passover celebration with His disciples. He knew that within hours He would be crucified at the same time as the priests would be sacrificing the other lambs. He had so much to tell His friends.
– Feast of Unleavened Bread At sundown the day following Passover, on the 15th of the Nissan the Feast of Unleavened Bread begins. Exodus 12:17-20 “So you shall observe the Feast of Unleavened Bread, for on this same day I will have brought your armies out of the land of Egypt. Therefore you shall […]
-The Crucifixion Isaiah 53:4-8 Surely He has borne our griefs and carried our sorrow; yet we esteemed Him stricken, smitten by God, and afflicted. But He was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities; the chastisement for our peace was upon Him, and by His stripes we are healed. All we like sheep […]