When Jesus Christ was put to death for our sin, God was offering His very best. It wasn't enough to just slay the lamb. For punishment (Exodus 21:20; Numbers 22:27; Proverbs 13:24; 1 Corinthians 4:21). at the burning bush, God told Moses to remove his sandals because he was standing on holy ground (Exodus 3:5). [5], In 2016, Jewish activists pushing for a third temple in Jerusalem attempted to ascend the Temple Mount carrying baby goats intended to be used as Passover sacrifices on Friday afternoon, as they do every year. Yes, it is controversial. The removal of sandals in marriage rites indicate a brother’s refusal to marry his widowed sister-in-law (Deuteronomy 25:9,10). Here is an excerpt from page 17 of Christ in the Passover by Cecil and Moishe Rosen: The “basin” mentioned in Exodus 12: 22 is not like containers used today. The incident was a successor to a series of earlier attempts by various groups to perform such a sacrifice, either openly or by subterfuge. In fact, the bringing of the Passover sacrifice resumed only after the Israelites had taken possession of the land, and then the sacrifice was made annually until during the times when Solomon's Temple and the Second Temple stood and functioned. It is very interesting that at the very culmination of His purpose on Earth as a man, His blood (scarlet) turned into water (white) just like the scarlet thread which was placed on the scapegoat on the Day of Atonement. Then they are to take some of the blood and put it on the sides and tops of the door-frames of the houses where they eat the lambs. ), differs in many respects from the Passover of Egypt (Pesaḥ Miẓrayim). There are people who will say they admire the life and teaching of Jesus: "He was a great moral example," or "He was a wonderful humanitarian.". It’s a study called From Hopelessness to Happiness. There are clear parallels between the two that we should take note of. New American Standard Bible 'Moreover, they shall take some of the blood and put it on the two doorposts and on the lintel of the houses in which they eat it. Nugget: It was this third cup which Jesus was praying about in the Garden of Gethsemane. While eating it, the entire company of those who partook was obliged to remain together, and every participant had to take a piece of the lamb at least as large as an olive. The sandals, naalah (נַעַל - na`al) [h5275], had a sole of wood fastened with straps of leather (thongs) and some wound around the ankles for support. Long before Jesus went to the cross, God instituted the Passover feast, which was to be kept by the Israelites, and which pointed to Jesus Christ. In addition to your newsletter(s), you will receive email updates and special offers from Oneplace.com. 5). Use the blood of the lamb eaten in that home. What led to Judas' fall — and what we can learn from it. [2], The sacrificial service took place in the courtyard of the Temple at Jerusalem. This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Singer, Isidore; et al., eds. Instead, it was used for ceremonial cleansing. Let’s examine the instructions. The Israelites went in through the blood-sealed door on that first Passover night and found safety. Petach (פֶּתַח – peṯaḥ) [h6607], as in Genesis 18:1, refers to the doorway, to the actual opening itself. According to the Torah, it was first offered on the night of the Exodus from Egypt. Royal offices (Genesis 49:10; Judges 5:14; Jeremiah 48:17; Revelation 2:27). This time, we start to present the blood stained door. The sickness would pass over the houses with blood on their doors. While I had a lot of questions I wanted to ask, there was one thing I was especially curious about. Sill: Bottom piece on the floor which is also called the threshold. Lintel: The piece that goes across on top and is also called the head Jamb. During this time there was a definite ritual for the offering, in addition to the regulations prescribed by the Law. It was ordained, furthermore (Exodus 12:24-27), that this observance should be repeated annually for all time once the Israelites entered into their promised land. Whatever it represented one or three crosses, God was protecting His children. This regulation, that the Sabbath yielded the precedence to the Passover, was not definitely determined until the time of Hillel, who established it as a law and was in return elevated to the dignity of nasi by Judah ben Bathyra.