Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the law was given through Moses, but the grace and the truth of God came through Jesus, the Christ.
(who serve as an example and shadow of the heavenly things, as Moses was admonished of God when he was about to make the tabernacle: for, See, saith he, that thou make all things according to the pattern showed unto thee in the mount);
Which was a figure of that time present, in which were offered both gifts and sacrifices, that could not make him that did the service perfect, as pertaining to the conscience,
For the law having a shadow of good things to come, and not the very image of the things, can never make perfect those who come by the same sacrifices which they offer year by year continually.
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
Let us, therefore, fear, lest a promise being left us of entering into his rest, any of you should seem to come short of it.