Jesus’ Superiority Over Aaron

So also Christ did not exalt himself to be made a high priest, but was appointed by him who said to him, “You are my Son, today I have begotten you.” Hebrews 5:5 Hebrew Christians in the early church were under tremendous pressure to renounce Christianity and return to Judaism.  Thus, the writer of Hebrews…

Exodus 32:1, 3-5: “When Aaron Saw This…”

“When the people saw that Moses was delayed to come down from the mountain, the people gathered themselves together to Aaron and said to him, ‘Up, make us gods who shall go before us’…So all the people took off the rings of gold that were in their ears and brought them to Aaron.  And he…