The first thing I thought as I read the text was how did
After being amazed by all this, I was caught by some of the symbolism. For example, the design of the breastplate with the 12 stones representing the 12 sons of
And then, there is the seal on the turban engraved with the words, Holy To The Lord (36), worn on the forehead when ministering. This was a constant reminder to the priest of his sacred duty. Another incredible picture.
I thought how apt this symbolism is for me and all Christ-followers. Our lives, too, are to be lived Holy To The Lord. We should keep all God’s family near our heart as well… love the Lord Your God with all your heart and mind and soul and strength and love your neighbor as yourself.
Lord, God, as I venture out into today, help me to keep these two truths in the forefront of my living so that my life might please you. I pray in Jesus’ name. Amen.