Are the Jewish people about to resurrect their ancient rituals of Temple sacrifices? Christine Darg takes a Biblical look at the mystery of the red heifer.
One of the great Gospel promises in the Bible is found in Isaiah 1:18, “Though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow.” Christians see this verse fulfilled in the Atonement that Jesus secured for us all on the Cross as the Lamb of God nearly 2,000 years ago. But while Christians await the promised Second Coming of Jesus, the Jews still await what they believe will be the first coming of Messiah– and interestingly the Muslims have their own version, they’re expecting a messianic leader they call the Maadi. Meanwhile, the Jewish people are preparing for the Last Days by making plans to build their Third Temple. In fact, recently the Temple Institute in Jerusalem announced their prophetic project of raising a biblically-required holy cow for sacrificial Temple service in Israel. Watch this space!