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Torah and New Testament Foundations-The Greatest Delusion Ever Told-Part 15

Now we are going to talk about the Azazel from Yom Kippur. It is the goat that is taken to the wilderness, and very misunderstood in Christianity. It is mistranslated in Lev 16 as “scapegoat” but we are going to

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Torah and New Testament Foundations-Eschatology and the Book of Hebrews-Part 1

There is an eschatological concept found in the Num 24.17 that says, “I see him, but not now.” Another way of saying that is, “Here now, but not yet.” To fully understand what we are going to get into in

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Torah and New Testament Foundations-Eschatology-Part 3

For the invasion of Gog/Magog/Russia, we have a time reference in Ezek 38.14, where it says “on that day.” This refers to the Day of the Lord in eschatology. In Ezek 38.16 we have another one where it says “in

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Torah and New Testament Foundations-Part 13

There will be a pattern to the spring festivals. Yeshua is fulfilling aspects of the redemption exactly on the “rehearsal” dates (mikrah) of the festivals. He was slain on Passover at the exact time it was being done in the

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Temple 201-Temple Floorplan and Layout-Conclusion

The Nicanor Gate was not used to go in and out like other gates. When you went into the Court of Israel, you went in through the northern wicket next to the Nicanor Gate, and when you went out you

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Temple 201-Temple Floorplan and Layout-Part 5

There were 12 ma’alot (steps) that led to the Eastern Gate into the Ezrat Ha Nashim (Court of the Women), with a smaller gate on the north and the south also, just like at the Nicanor Gate. There were two

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Temple 201-Temple Floorplan and Layout-Part 4

The Altar had three ramps and they were called a “kevesh.” There is a main ramp called a “Kevesh Gadol” that went up to the Altar, and going around the Altar was a platform called a “Saviv”, and there was

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Temple 201-Temple Floorplan and Layout-Part 3

The Chel was a stabilizing platform. From the top of the last step there was 10 cubits to the building. It was also the common area of the inner courts. The word for “common” is “chol” and so you can

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Temple 201-Temple Floorplan and Layout-Part 2

There is a series of steps at the southern end of the Temple Mount called the “Southern Steps.” The astronaut Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on the moon and he came to Jerusalem. He was being shown

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Temple 201-Temple Floorplan and Layout-Part 1

In this study we are going to look at the various areas in and around the Temple and give you a good feel for the area. You will need a goo, current overview of the Temple and underground cisterns. A

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Temple 201-Where is the Ark of the Covenant-Conclusion

After 1967, the Temple Mount was turned over to the Jordanian governing authority called the Waqf. The Arabs will riot if they think there is any digging being done on the Temple Mount. So, in secret, a tunnel was made

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Temple 201-Where is the Ark of the Covenant-Part 3

We are going to go to the Mishanh and pick up some valuable information. It is going to tell us where the Ark is, and it is not going to be in Ethiopia, and it is not in South Africa,

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Temple 201-Where is the Ark of the Covenant-Part 2

Solomon moved the Ark from the Gihon Spring into the Temple. He placed it in the Kodesh Ha Kodeshim, with the poles protruding out of the curtains. In 2 Chr 35.1-3 we read that Josiah moved the Ark, but why

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Temple 201-Where is the Ark of the Covenant-Part 1

This is a topic of interest for many believers and non-believers. Knowledge of the Temple is very limited for most people, but nearly everyone has heard of the Ark of the Covenant. Movies and countless documentaries have been made about

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Temple 201-Where was the Temple Located-Conclusion

The Temple had a massive water system that came into the Temple Mount. Extensive work has been done over the years investigating this water system. They have found out where it operated from, exactly where the tunnel system was that

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Temple 201-Where was the Temple Located-Part 3

In the 1990’s a photograph was found that was taken by the Palestinian Exploration Fund in the 1870’s (Palestine is what Israel was called back then). Shimon Gibson was the photo archivist for the PEF pictures that were taken. These

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Temple 201-Where was the Temple Located-Part 2

We are going to look at the fourth theory called the “Dome of the Rock Theory” and look at some evidence as to why we believe this is the correct site for the Temple. At the southwest corner of the

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Temple 201-Where was the Temple Located-Part 1

This is one of the most controversial subjects today, not only in the religious world but the secular world. There are several theories out there, but we are only going to look at the main ones. We will have the

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Temple 201-The Glory of the Temple-Conclusion

We left off in Part 3 talking about the 12 loaves on the Shulchan Lechem Ha Pannim, or the Table of the Bread of the Faces. We discussed how these 12 loaves were an allusion to the 12 heavenly signs

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Temple 201-The Glory of the Temple-Part 3

We are going to begin Part 3 by going back and talking about the windows over the Great Gate. In the Mishnah, tractate Middot 3.8 it says, “And cedar posts were fixed between the wall of the Sanctuary and the

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