The OT equivalent of a zip code map seems irrelevant to modern living. What spiritual benefit should we glean from these lists, if any?
As you read the Bible it becomes clear that the temple is a big deal. The key to rightly valuing these portions of scripture is seeing why the temple is so central to the story of redemption.
In a way, when the law exposes our sin it also promises restoration through the Messiah.
If you believe God’s Word is inspired and yet you struggle when coming to these passages in your Bible reading then this series is for you.
“…he has called us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.” -1 Peter 1:3 In the interest of recommending quality spiritual resources let me introduce you to a 31 day devotional by my friend John Crotts. Hope: Living Confidently in God is just what a…