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“He stood and measured the earth”
The Cherubim formed at Sinai The plain in front of Mount Horeb is quite large, for Israel a nation of about 2 million people camped before it for 11 months, and they were not permitted to camp near the mount! N Our photo is taken from this position Israel camped here, were organised into an army, and built the Tabernacle, including the Ark which began its journey to Zion from this place.
YAHWEHCHRIST Christ’s Immortalised Brethren The Restored Tribes of Israel Mortal Population of the Nations the Nations Mortality Heb. 2:5 “For unto the angels hath he not put in subjection the world to come, whereof we speak.” - Heb. 2:5 Hierarchy of the Kingdom Age Angels Angels
Rev. 20:3 The Millennium 1000 year reign of Christ 50 yrs The Little Season The Jubilee Period Flesh subdued Flesh bound Flesh unleashed Flesh eradicated The Second Adam and his bride exercise dominion on the 7 th Day.
White = righteousness Gen. 9:11-16 Rainbow = Covenant of peace – Gen. 9:11-16 Mal. 4:2 Face as sun represents Christ as manifestation of Yahweh’s glory – Mal. 4:2 Feet – Saints as instruments of judgement (fire) Cloud symbol of multitude – Heb. 12:1 The Saints in glory surround Christ Mediterranean nations Roman Earth = Europe
40 years Events of the Jubilee Period Yahweh Sabaoth manifested in power for 40 years but unseen by the world Return of Christ - Resurrection Christ’s universal rule over all nations 50 years Marriage of Lamb Mid-heaven Proclamation 10 years ARMAGEDDON 10 years Judgement Seat Elijah’s mission to scattered Jewry THE SECOND EXODUS OF ISRAEL Arabs subdued The smiting and healing of Egypt Judah saved and settled in Land Gog buried – Land cleansed & divided Rome destroyed Catholic Europe destroyed – 30 years Britain submits Temple built All nations submit to Christ Marriage Supper
The Jubilee Period Josiah – last 13 yrs Jehoiakim 11 years Zedekiah 11 years 14 years Jehoahaz 3 months Jehoiachin 3 months Jehoiachin’s captivity Fall of Jerusalem Ezek. 1:1-2 Ezek. 40:1 18 th Josiah Great Passover Jubilee 50 yrs 30 yrs 20 yrs 5 yrs Destinies determined Temple opened
From Sinai to the Sanctuary Deut. 33:2 2 And he said, The LORD came from Sinai, and rose up from Seir unto them; he shined forth from mount Paran, and he came with ten thousands of saints: from his right hand went a fiery law for them. Heb. zarach – to irradiate (or shoot forth beams), i.e. to rise (as the sun) Bro. Thomas – “Yahweh came in from Sinai” Heb. athah –to arrive, to appear speedily, suddenly and unexpectedly 1 Cor. 4:15; 14:19; Jude 14 Heb. rebabah – abundance; i.e. a myriad. Refers to an innumerable multitude – 1 Cor. 4:15; 14:19; Jude 14 Heb. eshdath – a fire law. Heb. eshdath – a fire law. Bro. Thomas – “a fiery mandate”. Roth. – “fire to guide them”. i.e. Israel
Psalm 68:1-4 1 Let God arise, let his enemies be scattered: let them also that hate him flee before him. 2 As smoke is driven away, so drive them away: as wax melteth before the fire, so let the wicked perish at the presence of God. 3 But let the righteous be glad; let them rejoice before God: yea, let them exceedingly rejoice. 4 Sing unto God, sing praises to his name: extol him that rideth upon the heavens by his name JAH, and rejoice before him. Heb. elohim – “mighty ones” Num. 10:33-36 Cited from Num. 10:33-36 (with one important change – “Yahweh” becomes “Elohim”; i.e. “He who will become” has now become “mighty ones”) – “Rise up, Yahweh and let thine enemies be scattered”. Heb. arabah – Lit. through the deserts. Roth. – “that rideth through the waste plains”.
Psalm 68:17 17 The chariots of God are twenty thousand, even thousands of angels: the Lord is among them, as in Sinai, in the holy place Heb. shinan – to change, reiterate, a repeating; thousands of repetitions, i.e. myriads. Roth. – “the chariots of God are two myriads, thousands repeated”. Alternative – “the changed ones”. Comp. Bible – “Yahweh among them hath come from Sinai into His Sanctuary”. Ginsburg – “the Lord hath come from Sinai into the Sanctuary”. Comp. Bible – “Yahweh among them hath come from Sinai into His Sanctuary”. Jerusalem Bible – “The Lord has left Sinai for His Sanctuary”.
Habakkuk 3:3-4 3 God came from Teman, and the Holy One from mount Paran. Selah. His glory covered the heavens, and the earth was full of his praise. 4 And his brightness was as the light; he had horns coming out of his hand: and there was the hiding of his power. Heb. Eloah – the mighty one Heb. yahvo – ‘shall come in’ The South (Sinai) Bro. Thomas – “Eloah shall come in from the south”. Heb. qeren – a horn (as projecting); a ray of light Heb. chebyown – a concealment. Jer. Bible – “that is where his power lies hidden” Roth. – “rays out of his hand hath he”. Jerusalem Bible – “rays flash from his hands”.
Arabah The Path Taken by Yahweh Sabaoth The Path Taken by Yahweh Sabaoth as seen by Moses, David and Habakkuk Arabs Egypt The Sanctuary Sinai
Sinai Arabs – First to be subdued Habakkuk 3:7 7 I saw the tents of Cushan in affliction: and the curtains of the land of Midian did tremble. Num. 12:1 Arabs of the Sinai region – Num. 12:1 i.e. a nomadic people Midian Adjacent to the Gulf of Aqaba Gulf of Aqaba
Isa. 21:13-15 “The Oracle on Arabia” (Roth.) Arabia Transformed “In the forest (ya’ar – to thicken with verdure) in Arabia must ye lodge (dwell)” Gog triumphant “they did meet the fugitives with their bread” – R.V. Gen. 25:15 Tema (son of Ishmael Gen. 25:15) Gen. 25:3; 1 Chron. 1:9 Dedanim - Descendants of Abraham and Cush – Gen. 25:3; 1 Chron. 1:9
Events Surrounding the Return of Christ Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer
Events Surrounding the Return of Christ “Even so, come, Lord Jesus.” “…the path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.” –Prov. 4:18 “…the path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.” – Prov. 4:18