Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ.
a copy and shadow of the heavenly things, just as Moses was warned by God when he was about to erect the tabernacle; for, “ See,” He says, “that you make all things according to the pattern which was shown you on the mountain.”
which is a symbol for the present time. Accordingly
both gifts and sacrifices are offered which cannot make the worshiper perfect in conscience,
For the Law, since it has only
a shadow of the good things to come and not the very form of things, can never, by the same sacrifices which they offer continually year by year, make perfect those who draw near.
“ Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.
Therefore, let us fear if, while a promise remains of entering His rest, any one of you may seem to have
come short of it.