Tabernacle Symbolism: Ten Points

 Vern Poythress’ book, The Shadow of Christ in the Law of Moses (Phillipsburg: P&R, 1991) has some very helpful sections.  Below is Poythress’ summary of how the OT tabernacle is connected to other biblical truths.  These are points that Poythress explains in a more detailed fashion in the early chapters of the book. 1) God… Continue reading Tabernacle Symbolism: Ten Points

A Readable Study of the Tabernacle (Ex. 25-40)

  Reformation Trust sent me a copy of this recently released monograph, God in Our Midst by Daniel Hyde, so I want to mention it here.  It is basically a devotional commentary on Exodus 25-40, the section of the Pentateuch that describes the OT tabernacle in much detail.  To be even more precise, the book… Continue reading A Readable Study of the Tabernacle (Ex. 25-40)

Jesus and the Feast of Tabernacles (Booths)

What does Tractate Sukkah have to do with John 7? Quite a bit!  In John 7, we find Jesus preaching (lit. "crying out") in the temple during the Feast of Tabernacles.  He says on the last and greatest day of the feast, "If anyone is thirsty, let him/her come to me and let the one… Continue reading Jesus and the Feast of Tabernacles (Booths)