The word Passover is mentioned in 71 verses in the Bible... This is the first of 10 references in the Book of Numbers. It is interesting the provision about the 2nd Passover in verses 9-12 and the provision for the stranger in the land in verse 14. Note that there is only one ordinance for… Continue reading Numbers 9:2 Let the children of Israel also keep the passover at his appointed season.
Passover and Easter
I'm doing my annual review of the timing of these events at the time of Jesus' crucifixion, death and resurrection. Note 2018 is a particularly curious year, in that Easter, AKA Resurrection Sunday falls on April 1st, no kidding, that's April Fools Day. Might be a good word study on the word "fool" in the… Continue reading Passover and Easter
Exodus 12 – The Passover
Our Bible Study group was reading in Luke 19 about the entry of Jesus into Jersalem. this was the beginning of the week that leads to Jesus's crucifixion and resurrection. But it is also the time of the Jewish Passover. One of my Ten List's reading is in Exodus 12 where we get the details… Continue reading Exodus 12 – The Passover
The Last Supper – Mark 14
I was reading Mark 14 again this morning and once again think on the proper ordering of the days of these events and Passover. Perhaps the following account sheds some light on the subject. http://www.herealittletherealittle.net/index.cfm?page_name=Last-Supper-Passover-Meal If this analysis is correct it explains the timing, though there are similar aspects of the bread and wine and… Continue reading The Last Supper – Mark 14