LESSON NOTES

The 9th of Av – July 2021

This coming Monday evening begins the 9th of Av. It is a day that calls Israel to fasting, prayer, and repentance. The Mishna in the tractate of Ta'anis 4:6 explains that we fast because of the five tragedies that occurred on this day. Slide 1 The five are: 1. The day...

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Exodus 40

Exodus 40:1-11 God gave the Tabernacle to Israel, so they could worship Him and make it possible for Him to dwell among them. The Tabernacle foreshadowed the worship that was to come. It was modeled after the pattern that God gave to Moses (Ex. 25:40). It has been one...

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Exodus 39

Exodus 39:1 These verses regarding the garments of the Priests compliment Ex. 28. The High Priest represented the people before the Lord and was the model for the rest of the priests. He also served as an example for the entire nation since all Israel is described in...

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Matthew 05

Matthew 5:1-2 An introduction to the Sermon on the Mount - The King and His Precepts and Principles for the Kingdom. The message of the King is very closely related to the Older Covenant; in fact, it is a further testimony of its holiness. Yeshua however brought new...

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Matthew 04

Matthew 4:1 Just as Israel came out of Egypt so too Yeshua. Just after Israel went through a type of baptism in the Red Sea and began her journey to the Promised Land by way of the wilderness, so too Yeshua. After his baptism he was led in the wilderness to experience...

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Matthew 03

Matthew 3:1-4 John the Baptist comes to Herald the coming Messiah. This is the fulfillment of Mal. 3:1 & 4:5 which is revealed in Matt. 11:10. Matthew also quotes Isa. 40:3. The context of Is. 40 is the return of the Babylonian captives returning. We noted this motif...

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