From Trumpets to Coverings: 10 days from the Feast of Trumpets to the Day of Atonement

The seventh month of God’s calendar has three appointments with Him that follow in quick succession — Feast of Trumpets (find out more) to Day of Atonement to Feast of Tabernacles. Richard Agee explores Exodus 29-30 how the calling and the santification of the High Priest coincides with the calling and sanctification of the Messiah.

  • What is so special about silver trumpets?
  • Why do the Jews consider Yom Teruah to be the New Year, Rosh HaShanah?
  • What happens when you reverse the Hebrew letters of "In the Beginning"? (Gen. 1:1)
  • What is the exclusive job of the High Priest of Israel? Why?
  • What is the significant abou the one bull and two rams without defect? (Ex. 29:1)?
  • What was the "Tent of Meeting"? (Ex. 29:4)
  • What did the writing on the "crown" the priest wore say? (Ex. 28:36)
  • Who did the prophet say was the "Holy One of Israel"?
  • How does the sanctification of Aharon mirror the santification of Messiah Yeshua?
  • Why did the High Priest wear the crown?
  • Was the crown the thorns Messiah wore to the crucifixion a crown of glory?
  • When did the purification of the High Priest happen? Every year?
  • What two functions did the bull represent?
  • Could anyone bring a bull as an offering?
  • What do the bulls, sheep and goats mean?
  • Why the specificity of the blood of the 2nd ram on the right ear lobe, right thumb and right big toe? (Ex. 29:20)
  • When the blood is put on the ear of the Messiah, what did He listen to?
  • Why is the blood placed on the right thumb?
  • What is so important about the big toe?
  • Why is everything on the right side of the body?
  • What does the blood represent?
  • What is a "heave offering" or "fellowship offering"? (Ex. 29:27-28)
  • How is it connected to the shalom offering?
  • When is the fellowship offering presented?
  • What is the order of the offerings and why?
  • What was the atonement made of in Ex. 29:33?
  • What was Aharon and his sons covered with?
  • What doe Yom Kippur mean?
  • how long was the sanctification of the priests? (Ex. 29:35-37)
  • Why was it for 7 days?
  • Are we supposed to mix up the anointing oil in Ex. 29:7?
  • How large was the altar of the tabernacle?
  • How is the tabernacle sanctified? (Ex.29:42-46)
  • What was the sign of that glory?
  • When did Moshe come down the mountain the second time after the golden calf burying the rebellious and going back up the mountain for another 40 days?
  • How often does our High Priest sanctify His people?
  • What is the type of anointing described in Ex. 30:22-23?
  • If this oil was not to be poured on men’s bodies, how was it put on Aharon?
  • What incense did Aharon take into the Holy of Holies on the Day of Atonement? (Ex. 30:34-38)
  • Should we anoint the leaders of our congregations with oil or lay hands on them?

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