OH HOLY NIGHT.
Exodus 12:6- The date of the 14th of Nisan given for Passover. Sunset on April 6, 2012
Exodus 12:13, 14- God commands it be an everlasting ordinance.
Luke 22:7- Christ commands disciples to go prepare Passover so He can partake of it with them. This would of course have been on the 14th of Nisan.
Luke 22:14 Christ shares Passover meal with disciples the evening before He is crucified. (our April 7th)
Luke 22:19,20- Christ reveals Himself as the Passover... the bread and the wine... the body and blood.
Luke 22:39- Christ shows the very depth of His "man" in the Garden of Gethsemane. Sorrowful scriptures.
1 Corinthians 5:7- Christ, OUR Passover lamb.
John 3:16- All because He loves us THAT much. "God so loved the world..."
Oh HOLY Night. How blessed we are to have the WORD of God to give us such insight and personal connection with our Creator and Savior. How blessed we are to know the very days of such Sacred and Holy events that changed the universe.
Oh to really, really, really grasp and understand THAT LOVE!
"... that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may be able to comprehend with all the saints what is the width and length and depth and height-- to know the love of Christ which passes knowledge; that you may be filled with all the fullness of God." Ephesians 3:17-19~
THAT YOU MAY BE FILLED WITH ALLLL THE FULLNESS OF GOD!!!!!!!!!