Mountains in Scripture serve a significant role. Momentous events occur on mountains. It is supposed that Eden must have been elevated, since it was the source of four rivers. Noah’s ark rested on a mountaintop, from which humanity was recommissioned. Isaac was to be offered
In his commentary on Hebrews, R. Kent Hughes gives a wonderful illustration of what the author is seeking to accomplish in this epistle. He reminds us that there is a world of difference between having a photo of your fiancée and actually being married to
I once saw an advertisement for a particular type of pillow that read, “The next best thing to a clear conscience.” In many ways, the same could be said of the old covenant compared to the new covenant. It could temporarily soothe the conscience but could never cleanse it.
Many years ago a business was started for the purpose of supplying office supplies. It was called Office Administration. This business supplied quality stationary, envelopes and pens. Business began to boom. It was a success. But with the advent of technological developments soon the need