Recent articles have reflected upon the final words of individuals who were part of God’s Plan for bringing Messiah into the world and proclaiming the good news that Jesus Christ is the Savior of mankind and future King over the earth.
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Evidence of the Word of God as divinely inspired is unmistakably obvious and undeniable when one reads the explicitly accurate description of God’s judgment on the humanity of Christ as He hung on the Cross.
The thinking of mankind is not on the same plane as divine thought. In that truth Christians can take great comfort, for Scripture states concerning God … "For my thoughts are not your thoughts neither are your ways my ways," declares the LORD. "As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts” (Isa 55:8-9 NIV). Those who by faith have placed their trust in the finished work of Christ on the Cross need not depend on their own understanding to be the directive and guide in life.
God instituted a form of worship for the nation Israel that was comprised of sacrifices and offerings. Each spoke of some aspect of the Person and Work of Christ. The animal sacrifices pictured the future death of Christ on the Cross, the innocent dying for the guilty. Faith exercised toward the coming of Christ and Him bearing the sins of mankind brought salvation to those living prior to the Cross.