S O A P / 16.09.2021

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Ezekiel 41:4 And he measured the length of the inner sanctuary; it was twenty cubits, and its width was twenty cubits across the end of the main hall. He said to me, “This is the Most Holy Place.” O-bservation: One bible commentator says chapters 40-48 of the book of Ezekiel are the most difficult in the entire word of God to interpret. In Ezekiel 40:3, a man is introduced in a vision to Ezekiel. It appears that this man is Jesus. He takes Ezekiel on a journey into a new Jerusalem. He shows the prophet some buildings that, by measurement, replicate Solomon’s Temple. Many believe Jesus was showing Ezekiel a picture of the Church and not the Old Testament religious interpretation. Here, as he takes Ezekiel into a certain part of the inner temple, he says, “This is The Most Holy Place.” A-pplication: As I pen this post, our church here in Miami is getting ready to celebrate the Old Testament “Day of Atonement” this coming Sunday. It is the Jewish New Year, better known today as Yom Kippur. It was the celebration during which, once a year, the high priest was allowed to go into the...