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    February 4, 1890

    “LESSON 20.—Hebrews 9:8-14” The Advent Review and Sabbath Herald 67, 5.

    EJW

    E. J. Waggoner

    (Sabbath, Feb. 15.)

    1. What did the first covenant have connected with it?ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.1

    2. Who performed the service in the worldly sanctuary?ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.2

    3. How often was service performed in each apartment? Hebrews 9:6, 7.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.3

    4. What was signified by this? Verse 8.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.4

    5. What was that sanctuary? Verse 9, first part.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.5

    6. How much was accomplished by the service?-Ib.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.6

    7. Who is our real high priest?ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.7

    8. Where does he minister? Hebrews 8:1, 2; 9:11.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.8

    9. Is it necessary that he offer something? Hebrews 8:3.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.9

    10. What does he offer? Hebrews 9:12.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.10

    11. What does his blood do for us? Verses 13, 14.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.11

    12. With what are we redeemed? 1 Peter 1:18, 19.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.12

    13. What is the blood of Christ called? Hebrews 13:20.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.13

    14. Did Christ minister as a priest while he was on earth? Hebrews 8:4; 9:8.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.14

    15. When did the first sanctuary cease to stand as a sanctuary? Matthew 23:38; 27:50, 51.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.15

    16. What secured the pardon of transgressions that were committed under the first covenant? Hebrews 9:14, 15.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.16

    17. Since Christ did not begin his priestly work of offering his own blood until after the crucifixion and ascension, how could this be? Galatians 3:17; Hebrews 6:13-18.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.17

    NOTE

    The ordinances of divine service that were connected with the first covenant had no efficacy whatever. They could not make the comer thereunto perfect as pertaining to the conscience. All transgressions committed under that covenant that were pardoned, were pardoned by virtue of the second covenant, of which Christ is Mediator. Yet although Christ’s blood was not shed until hundreds of years after the first covenant was made, sins were forgiven whenever they were confessed. That covenant, as we have seen, was for the purpose of directing the minds of the people to the Abrahamic covenant, which God confirmed in Christ. Galatians 3:17. This confirmation was by an oath, in addition to the promise. These “two immutable things, in which it was impossible for God to lie,” made the sacrifice of Christ as efficacious in the days of Abraham and Moses as it is now. This is made still more evident by the statement that these two things given to Abraham are the things which give us strong consolation.ARSH February 4, 1890, page 78.18

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