Category Archives: Types and Shadows

Hosea 12:13 – Jesus Is the Great Prophet to Come

Hosea 12:13 But by a prophet the LORD brought Israel from Egypt, And by a prophet he was kept. Remember that Moses said God would raise up a prophet like him (Deuteronomy 18:15).  Jesus was that great prophet.  By that great … Continue reading

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Genesis 7:5 – The Greater Noah

Genesis 7:5 Noah did according to all that the LORD had commanded him. This scripture is fulfilled in Jesus Christ.  That is, Noah was a type, or foreshadowing, of the Christ who would come. If Noah “did according to all … Continue reading

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1 Chronicles 22:10 – Jesus!

1 Chronicles 22:10 continues the outline of Messiah begun in 1 Chronicles 22:9. He shall build a house…  -  Matthew 16:18 …for My name…  -  Hebrews 1:12 …and he shall be My son and I will be his father…  - … Continue reading

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1 Chronicles 22:9 – Jesus!

1 Chronicles 22:9 outlines a type of Christ in the life of Solomon.  Behold, a son will be born to you…  -  that was Jesus, born to the human race (Matthew 1:23). …who shall be a man of rest…  - … Continue reading

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Major Biblical Metaphors

In order to help people understand the sort of relationship He wanted with them, God used certain metaphors from everyday life in the biblical age.  These include the following: Kingdom –  wherein Christ is the king and we are the … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 3:16 – The Ark of the Covenant

Jeremiah 3:16 “It shall be in those days when you are multiplied and increased in the land,” declares the LORD, “they will no longer say, ‘The ark of the covenant of the LORD.’ And it will not come to mind, … Continue reading

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The Two Destinies in Zephaniah 3

The destiny of the people of God as outlined in Zephaniah 3:1-7 matches that of “the earthly Jerusalem” described by Paul in Galatians 4:21-31.  The destiny of the people of God as outlined in the remainder of the chapter (Zephaniah … Continue reading

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Matthew 12:8

Matthew 12:8 “For the Son of Man is Lord of the Sabbath.” During the biblical age, the sabbath was a certain day of the week. However, in our age – the eternal age – the Sabbath is the age itself. … Continue reading

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The “Law of Moses” Became the “Law of Christ”

The New American Standard Bible has 23 verses using the expression “law of Moses,” and 2 that use the expression “law of Christ.”  These latter two occurrences refer to the transition that took place during New Testament times, in which … Continue reading

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What Changed About the Tree of Life from Genesis to Revelation?

After the fall of Adam and Eve, here’s what happened regarding the tree of life Genesis 3:22 Then the LORD God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of Us, knowing good and evil; and now, he might stretch … Continue reading

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