Summary: To show that Moses as a type of CHRIST offered on the altar, both burnt offering and peace offering. In the New Testament, CHRIST is all in all, CHRIST is the (a) One offering Himself up to GOD, (b) CHRIST is the Altar, (c) CHRIST is the Burnt Offering, (
Is CHRIST offered for you?
Yes, both as Burnt Offering (ascension) and Peace Offering. (Prince of Peace)
Mark 16:19 (Amplified Bible)
16:19 So then the Lord Jesus, after He had spoken to them, was taken up into heaven and He sat down at the right hand of God.
Isaiah 9:6 (Amplified Bible)
9:6 For to us a Child is born, to us a Son is given; and the government shall be upon His shoulder, and His name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father [of Eternity], Prince of Peace.
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show that Moses as a type of CHRIST offered on the altar, both burnt offering and peace offering. In the New Testament, CHRIST is all in all, CHRIST is the (a) One offering Himself up to GOD, (b) CHRIST is the Altar, (c) CHRIST is the Burnt Offering, (d) CHRIST is the Peace Offering.
Joshua 8:31 (Amplified Bible)
8:31 As Moses the servant of the Lord commanded the Israelites, as it is written in the Book of the Law of Moses, an altar of unhewn stones, upon which no man has lifted up an iron tool; and they offered on it burnt offerings to the Lord and sacrificed peace offerings.
Praise, worship and thank You very much LORD JESUS because of You I gained access to Heaven, have constant Perfect peace, all because of One Perfect Offering - the LORD JESUS CHRIST.
Hebrews 4:16 (Amplified Bible)
4:16 Let us then fearlessly and confidently and boldly draw near to the throne of grace (the throne of God’s unmerited favor to us sinners), that we may receive mercy [for our failures] and find grace to help in good time for every need [appropriate help and well-timed help, coming just when we need it].
John 16:33 (Amplified Bible)
16:33 I have told you these things, so that in Me you may have [perfect] peace and confidence. In the world you have tribulation and trials and distress and frustration; but be of good cheer [take courage; be confident, certain, undaunted]! For I have overcome the world. [I have deprived it of power to harm you and have conquered it for you.]
Isaiah 26:3 (Amplified Bible)
26:3 You will guard him and keep him in perfect and constant peace whose mind [both its inclination and its character] is stayed on You, because he commits himself to You, leans on You, and hopes confidently in You.
JESUS, our Burnt Offering and Peace Offering
A. Author: Joshua (uncertain)
B. Key Thought: How to be successful in the battle of life? (Joshua 1:8-9)
Joshua 1:8-9 (NLT)
8 Study this Book of Instruction continually. Meditate on it day and night so you will be sure to obey everything written in it. Only then will you prosper and succeed in all you do.
9 This is my command—be strong and courageous! Do not be afraid or discouraged. For the Lord your God is with you wherever you go.”
C. Leading Topic: Conquest and Division of the land of Canaan
VIII. MAIN BODY:
A. JESUS was offered on an altar
"As Moses the servant of the Lord commanded the Israelites, as it is written in the Book of the Law of Moses, an altar of unhewn stones, upon which no man has lifted up an iron tool;"
Aleph-Tav, the signature of the LORD JESUS CHRIST, who is the Alpha and the Omega has been placed after the word "commanded". They thought GOD really commanded Moses and Moses can fully obey, it's in the obedience of CHRIST until death that brought us righteousness and peace.
Acts 2:23 (Amplified Bible)
2:23 This Jesus, when delivered up according to the definite and fixed purpose and settled plan and foreknowledge of God, you crucified and put out of the way [killing Him] by the hands of lawless and wicked men.
Ephesians 2:16 (Amplified Bible)
2:16 And [He designed] to reconcile to God both [Jew and Gentile, united] in a single body by means of His cross, thereby killing the mutual enmity and bringing the feud to an end.
Philippians 2:8 (Amplified Bible)
2:8 And after He had appeared in human form, He abased and humbled Himself [still further] and carried His obedience to the extreme of death, even the death of the cross!
CHRIST's obedience unto death brought us justification, salvation and sanctification and He sealed it with His resurrection.
1 Corinthians 15:4 (Amplified Bible)
15:4 That He was buried, that He arose on the third day as the Scriptures foretold,
B. Offered as burnt offering and sacrificed as peace offering
"and they offered on it burnt offerings to the Lord and sacrificed peace offerings"
Burnt offering or "olah olah" in Hebrew means:
1. ascending steps
2. ascent, going up in smoke