Now indeed therefore the first had ordinances of divine service and the earthly sanctuary.
a minister of the holy things, and of the TRUE tabernacle, which the Lord erected and not man.
only in foods and drinks and various washings: carnal ordinances imposed until a time of reformation.
Ye shall not do after the doings of the land of Egypt, in which ye dwelt, and ye shall not do after the doings of the land of Canaan, where I bring you, nor shall ye walk in their statutes.
Therefore ye shall keep my charge, that ye not practice any of these abominable customs, which were practiced before you, and that ye not defile yourselves in it. I am LORD your God.
They shall therefore keep my charge, lest they bear sin for it, and die in it if they profane it. I am LORD who sanctifies them.
They shall leave none of it to the morning, nor break a bone of it. According to all the statute of the Passover they shall keep it.
And if they be ashamed of all that they have done, make known to them the form of the house, and the fashion of it, and the exits of it, and the entrances of it, and all the forms of it, and all the ordinances of it, and all the fo
And they were both righteous before God, going in all the commandments and righteous things of the Lord blameless.
Take heed lest there will be any man taking you captive through the love of wisdom and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the rudiments of the world, and not according to Christ.
For if that first one was faultless, no place would have been sought for a second.
In saying, New, he has made the first old. And what is becoming old and obsolete is near disappearance.