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Gilbert House Fellowship #285: Exodus 29-31

THE RULES for consecrating the Aaronic priesthood were very specific, and many of those rules were a repudiation of rituals the pagan neighbors of ancient Israel practices for their gods.

We discuss the purposed of the blood shed by the bulls and rams sacrificed during the ritual, the reasons for burning their livers and kidneys, and the restricted use of holy anointing oil. (In other words, we shouldn’t use the recipe in Exodus 30 to make our own.)

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Gilbert House Fellowship #283: Exodus 25-26

This is closer to what the Ark of the Covenant probably looked like.

THE ARK OF THE COVENANT is the focus of this week’s study. Contrary to Raiders of the Lost Ark, no, it was not a radio to talk to God.

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Gilbert House Fellowship #86: 1 Chr 13-16; Psalms 1, 2, 15, 22-24, 47, 68

david-dancing-before-the-arkTHIS WEEK’S Old Testament study is another lesson in how much depth the scriptures contain when we actually look.

We discuss the prophetic implications of Psalms 22-24, the Divine Council references in Psalms 47 and 68, and the setting of the time and place — just after David’s victories over the Jebusites to take Jerusalem and the Philistines at the Valley of Rephaim — in which they were composed.

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