Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ.
They serve a copy and shadow of the heavenly sanctuary; for when Moses was about to erect the tabernacle, he was instructed by God, saying, "See that you make everything according to the pattern which was shown you on the mountain."
This is symbolic for the present time. According to this arrangement, gifts and sacrifices are offered which cannot perfect the conscience of the worshiper,
For since the law has only a shadow of the good things to come and not the true form of these realities, it can never, by the same sacrifices which are continually offered year after year, make perfect those who draw near.
Come to me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
Therefore, while the promise of entering his rest remains, let us fear lest any one of you be judged to have come short of it.
You observe days and months and seasons and years!