Sharing this post that I wrote two years ago. Perfect for Good Friday and Resurrection Sunday. God bless and keep you all!
“At that moment the curtain of the temple was torn in two from top to bottom.” (Matthew 27:51, NIV)
The temple curtain, or veil, was torn from top to bottom at the moment Jesus gave up his spirit (Matthew 27:50). Why is this significant? Let’s go back to Exodus and the Tabernacle. This was a place God’s spirit could dwell, and the Israelites could worship God.
8 “Then have them make a sanctuary for me, and I will dwell among them.9 Make this tabernacle and all its furnishings exactly like the pattern I will show you.” (Exodus 25: 8-9, NIV)
God gave specific instructions to Moses for the Tabernacle and the Most Holy Place.
31 “Make a curtain of blue, purple and scarlet yarn and finely twisted linen, with cherubim woven into it by a skilled worker. 32 Hang it with gold hooks on four posts of acacia wood overlaid…
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