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Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken

Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken

Glorious things of thee are spoken, Zion, city of our God; He whose word cannot be broken Formed thee for his own abode: On the Rock of Ages founded, What can shake thy sure repose? With salvation’s walls surrounded, Thou may’st smile at all thy foes. See, the streams of living waters, Springing from eternal… Continue Reading

You have come to Mount Zion

You have come to Mount Zion

In Hebrews 12:18, Mount Sinai stands as a representative for worship under the Law, and thus the location of this worship is first the tabernacle and later the temple. In contrast, worship for a Christian takes place on “Mount Zion, even the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem” (12:22). These synonymous terms refer to the… Continue Reading

Shadows of reality

Shadows of reality

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series The Building Blocks of Worship You can read more posts from the series by using the Contents in the right sidebar.

This entry is part 4 of 5 in the series”The Building Blocks of Worship”You can read more posts from the series by using the Table of Contents in the right sidebar.Last week I suggested that the establishment of the Jewish sacrificial system, tabernacle, and priesthood was a codification of worship elements that had been instituted… Continue Reading