Jesus was the Ark of the Covenant in the center of His people in the flesh. Here we see Jesus the Messiah...all man ..all God dwelling together amonst His people.
THE ARK OF THE COVENANT
(Exodus 25:10-22; 37:1-9)
The Ark of the Covenant, with its covering, the mercy seat, was the first article that God commanded Moses to make.
In the work of salvation, it is always from God to man
It was God who said, "Adam, where art thou?" instead of Adam