Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Just then the Temple curtain was torn in two from top to bottom, the ground shook, and rocks were split open.
the sun's light failed to shine. Then the Temple curtain became torn down the middle.
Since then we [Christians] have [such] a great Head Priest, who has passed through the skies [i.e., ascended to heaven. See Acts 1:9], Jesus, the Son of God, we should remain true to our profession [of faith in Him].
We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, [a hope] that is safe and secure, and one that enters the curtain [i.e., figuratively, of the heavenly sanctuary],
And behind the second curtain [of] the Tabernacle was [a room] called the "Holy of Holies."
Therefore, brothers, since we have confidence to enter the Holy of Holies [i.e., heaven] by means of the blood of Jesus,