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Son 5 (Bilhah). God has judged me. A serpent Lead Tribe
Dan (Levi)
North Camp site of Dan, Asher and Naphtali Son 8 (Zilpah). Happy am I
North Camp site of Dan, Asher and Naphtali Son 6 (Bilhah). I have wrestled and prevailed
Wagon: Building boards and structure Merari Tribe of Levi (Merari). They carried the board structure. The boards, pillars, pegs and sockets.
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Son 12 (Rachel). Son of Sorrow, son of the right hand
West camp site of Benjamin, Manasseh and Ephraim.
Son 11-1 (Rachel). God has made me forget my father's household
West camp site Benjamin, Manasseh and Ephraim.
Son 11-2 (Rachel). God has made me fruitful. Joseph (God has taken away my reproach) Lead Tribe
Tribe of Levi (Gershon). They carried all the fabric structure except for the veil at the Most Holy Place.
6 Boards14 Boards 
Ark of the Covenant
Ark of the covenant. The Throne of God. It contained the Ten Commandments, a jar of manna and Aaron's walking stick



Table of Shewbread
Table of shewbread. Had the food and drink offering. There were twelve loaves of bread arranged in two stacks of six.

Incense Incense Altar. Prayers were said here.

Menorah. This gave light to the sanctuary.




Sacrifice Lamb Dove People
8 tables for cutting
8 skinning posts
24 rings for slaughter

Laver. The priests washed here before entering the Holy Place.
Altar of Sacrifice
Altar of Sacrifice. The animal was killed here by the sinner. Ramp
Most Holy PlaceHoly Place Outer Court
9 cubits21 cubits70 cubits
Tribe of Levi (Moses and Aaron). They served as the priests who performed the ceremonies.
Son 4 (Leah). Praise the Lord Lead Tribe
East camp site of Judah, Issacar and Zebulun
Son 9 (Leah). God has given me my wages. (Donkey)
East camp site of Judah, Issacar and Zebulun
Son 10 (Leah). A good gift
Gershon Priest Moses
and Aaron
Wagon: Fabric covers, curtains Column  Column  Column  Column  Column Column  Column  Column  Column  Column Column  Column  Column  Column  Column Column  Column  Column  Column  Column
Sanctuary Complex and Tribe Camp Sites
Shoulders: Furniture and inner veil Kohath Tribe of Levi (Kohath). They carried the furniture. The Ark of the Covenant was first covered by the Veil at the Most Holy Place by the tribe of Moses and Aaron.
Son 7 (Zilpah). How fortunate
South camp site of Gad, Simeon and Reuben Son 2 (Leah). God had heard that I am unloved
South camp site of Gad, Simeon and Reuben Son 1 (Leah). God has seen my affliction Lead Tribe
Blessing Blessing: Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, Joseph, and Benjamin stood on Mount Gerizim.
Curse Curse: Reuben, Gad, Asher, Zebulun, Dan, and Naphtali said the curses from Mount Ebal.
Lead Tribe Leader: These are the leading tribes who went ahead when they moved. (Numbers 2)

The sanctuary had three sections each having different types of furniture for different ceremonies. Only certain people could enter each part of the sanctuary.

  1. Outer Court (Chatzair). It represents the earth, the place where sinners live and first participate in the plan of salvation. The "continual" or daily sacrifice was given here every day, two times each day.
  2. Holy Place (Kodesh). It represents the work of the church as the body of Christ.
  3. Most Holy Place (Kodesh HaKodashim). It represents heaven, the place where God physically exists. The new earth will one day become the Most Holy Place.
    Table of Shewbread
  4. The Camp Sites. Outside the sanctuary complex was the campsite of the tribes. Their positions and names of the sons are a prophecy about the events of the final week in the life of Jesus. This is explained in the lesson on The Twelve Tribes of Israel.

The three sections have elements that are similar. On further analysis, it appears that they are meant to represent the same events. But as we progress from the outer court, the images become clearer. We progress from images of death, sin and corruption to images of purity and life. And, in each stage the same symbols are used.

Symbol Outer CourtHoly PlaceMost Holy Place
Blood cleansing Blood of the lamb Wine. Blood sprinkled on the altar. Christ. Blood sprinkled on the altar. Yom Kippur
Water cleansing Laver Cloud of the incense is the prayer for forgivenessHoly Spirit. River of life. Mercy seat
Meal Lamb and grain offeringBread and wine Manna (Bread of life)
Light Eternal fire Menorah Shekinah Glory of God
Cloud Smoke Smoke from the incense God in the cloud
Law Sin. Broken lawBlue veil separates us from GodTen commandments on blue stone
Holy Nation Sinful PeopleTwelve loaves of bread. Priest has twelve stones with the names of each tribe Twelve tribes of priests dressed in white
Resurrection Wavesheaf offeringIncense rising Aaron's rod
Door East Gate, Sheep GateFirst VeilSecond Veil

The House Of God
The sanctuary is the place where God establishes His name and is a physical manifestation of the third commandment. It was designed from a pattern of a real one that exists in heaven where the Most Holy Place is a cube.
A Meeting Place. But you shall seek the Lord at the place which the Lord your God will choose from all your tribes,
To Honor His Name. to establish His name there for a dwelling, and there you shall come.
(Deuteronomy 12: 5)
Sanctuary. You shall keep my Sabbaths and reverence my sanctuary. I am the Lord. (Leviticus 26: 2)

Comparing The House Of God Through Time
The Differences In The Sanctuary Structures
PeopleGentiles excluded until they join Israel (Abraham)Gentiles JoinAll PeopleFaith
» IsraelSons of Israel (Jacob)Israel (Christ)All in ChristAdopted
» PriestTribe of Levi (Sons of Aaron and other Levites)All PeopleAll PeoplePrayer
» High PriestMoses and the sons of AaronJesus Christ - High PriestGod is Head
(Holy Spirit)
» KingTribe of JudahJesus Christ - King of Kings
Gates - CourtAll people enter courtyard by the one east gate 1 Gate-Prince only12 Gate city Senses
» Eyes
» Ears
» Nose
» Mouth
» SouthNo entrance 1 Gate - People3 Gates
» NorthNo entrance 1 Gate - People3 Gates
» WestNo entrance No entrance 3 Gates
Gates - TempleOnly priests enter the Holy Place by the east door1 Gate12 Tribes
» East Only High priest enters Most Holy Place on one day1 Gate -Priests3 Gates
StructurePortableSemi-SolidSolid StructureSolid StructureGold, GemsBody
» Roof4 Layers (Linen, hair, skin x 2)Solid StructureSolid StructureCrystal clearScalp-Hair
» Veil DoorsLinen + columnsSolid StructureSolid Structure12 PearlsSkin-Flesh
» Walls48 Gold boardsStoneStoneStoneSolid Structure12 GemsBones
RoomsPortableShilohJerusalemNew JerusalemHead
» Most Holy10x10x10 Cube10x10x1020x2020x20x20Holy City is a cube 1500 milesBrain-Master
» Holy Place20x10x1020x10x1040x2040x20x60Israel on Earth In heavenBody-Slave
Outer CourtThe Time Before The CrucifixionAfter CrucifixionAfter Second Coming
Divisions Outer Court Holy Place Most Holy Place
The differences reflect the changing status of the common people who are being elevated to the position of priest-kings who can enter the Most Holy Place.
It is interesting that the Mishkan, taken from the pattern in heaven, has the most detail design information which points us to the scientific nature of the universe and its quantum atomic structure, yet this detail is lost in the other structures. Instead, the details about our destiny and access as priest-kings emerge.
» One Righteous Israelite. Up to the time of Herod's temple all Jews entered the outer court through the single gate into the courtyard. Until, the one righteous Jew, the Prine of the Covenant came through the east gate bringing His gifts and sacrifices. Then the east gate was closed. New gates were opened in the north and south for the people to travel in one direction (Ezekiel 46: 8-9).
The prophecy of the Seven Churches chronicles the exodus of the seven churches from the temple to Babylon in the north and then fleeing persecution to go back to the temple and then to the south to wait for God. Then the new Gate is opened in the west where we will exit this earth at the Second Coming.

The Structure. We know that the structure represents His body because He is the temple (Revelation 21: 22).

The Priests
The actions and garments of the priests are also reflected in the sanctuary (Exodus 29). This knowledge becomes important in understanding the ultimate goal of God. We will be priests. It also helps us to understand Heaven. There will be no more sanctuary.
God is the sanctuary. Finally, the place becomes a Person. What will remain is God, the city and the nation of priests.
Below, we will demonstrate the similarity between the high priest and the sanctuary. As the priest does his work, he becomes the portable part of the sanctuary that fills in all the missing elements. Even the city of the New Jerusalem appears to follow this construction pattern.
SanctuaryPriest City Comment
Lamb Eats the lamb God is the lamb The offering becomes a part of the priest when he eats it.
Altar, 4 horns. Wood on the altar Applied blood Christ's 4 nail marks remain The four wounds received while the cross was on the ground. The cross is the wood lying on the altar of earth and stone
Laver White robe (Ketonet) Clear, river of life Washes himself clean. White represents purity
Spring Feasts
Passover God is the Lamb The crucifixion.
Wavesheaf Resurrection The proof of resurrection and eternal life.
Pentecost God with us The Holy Spirit writes the law in our hearts, washes away sin
Veil Priest Nation of Priests Only priests can enter beyond this point Priest
Table of Shewbread Breastplate
Twelve gates.
Twelve tribes
They represent the twelve tribes.
The city has four walls with three gates. The breastplate has four rows with three stones
The thread used to make the breastplate and ephod was 28 ply. 6 ply each of (sky blue, purple, crimson and white twisted linen). 4 ply of gold.
»Twelve loaves Ephod
(Apron with breastplates)
Two trees with twelve fruit The table has two stacks of six loaves.
The ephod has two stones with six names.
The city has two trees with twelve fruit
»Drink offering Drinks wine Water of life We will celebrate the communion in heaven
Menorah Robe of the Ephod (Me'il) God is the light. The tree of life The blue robe has 72 red pomegranates and 72 gold bells on the hem (Jewish Tradition). The menorah is decorated like a tree. The cups resemble the bells of the robe. The blue color represents the law and the word which is a light. Red is blood
Sound of the People who experienced great tribulation 72 bells, 72 pomegranates (Jewish Tradition) People 144,000
Incense altar Prays Continual praise Cloud of the incense represents His prayer going up to God
Fall Feasts
Tabernacles Eternal rest The feast of tabernacles represents the eternal Sabbath with God. So the Most Holy Place becomes a place, a person and a symbol of rest.
Veil High Priest
(Kohen Gadol)
Nation of Priests Only the high priest can enter beyond this point.
But Christ opened the way to priests after the crucifixion
»Most Holy Place Breastplate Dimensions The city and the most Holy place are a perfect cube. The length, width and height are the same. On the four walls are gates for three tribes.
The breastplate is a square when folded double. On the surface is four rows of three stones. The part that is folded, represents the height of the third dimension.
Ark of the Covenant Perfect Throne of God The presence of God
»Mercy seat Forgiveness Gates always open Represents the welcoming nature of the grace of God that covers us.
»Crown or border Turban (Mitznefet). Crown (Tzitz) Wall The words " Holiness to the Lord" is written on the crown. The people and the city are called holy. The name of God is written on their foreheads.
»Commandments Law in his heart Law keepers The blue is woven throughout everything. Lapis Lazuli
Lapis Lazuli
The ten commandments were carved from this blue stone
»Manna Eats God provides God provides the bread of Life. He gave us Christ and eternal life. He supplies all our needs.
»Aaron's rod Resurrected Recreated The dead wood that sprang to life represents the resurrection, recreation and tree of life when Christ was raised

The Types Of Priest. There were two recognized classes of priests in the Old Testament.

The Inauguration Of The High Priest
A special ceremony was performed when a new high priest was installed. A wave offering was given and it was followed by a ceremony which lasted seven days.
Then you shall take the breast of Aaron's ram of ordination and wave it as a wave offering before the Lord, and it shall be your portion. So you shall do to Aaron and to his sons, according to all that I have commanded you; you shall ordain them through seven days.
... For seven days you shall make atonement for the altar and consecrate it.
(Exodus 29: 26, 35, 37)
Breastplate in Birth Order
The Jews read from right to left

The Inauguration Of Jesus Christ.
Sunday Morning. After Jesus was resurrected, He saw Mary that Sunday morning and then presented Himself as the wave offering. When He saw her, He told her not to touch Him because He had not yet ascended to the father. One reason for this is that in embalming His body on Friday evening, she had touched the dead. Therefore, she would be unclean for seven days.
Sunday Evening. In the evening He saw all of His disciples, except Thomas.
So when it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and when the doors were shut where the disciples were, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in their midst and said "Peace be with you". (John 20: 19)
After Eight Days. Eight days later, He came back and Thomas was with them. He must have been at His inauguration in heaven for the seven days. He could not leave the sanctuary for seven days according to the ordination instructions.
The Legal Period of Ordination. You shall not go outside the doorway of the tent of meeting for seven days, until the day that the period of your ordination is fulfilled; for He will ordain you through seven days. (Leviticus 8: 33)
The Time of Jesus' Absence. After eight days His disciples were again inside, and Thomas with them. Jesus came, the doors had been shut and stood among them and said "Peace be with you". (John 20: 26).
He also presented Himself alive after His suffering, by many convincing proofs, appearing to them over the period of forty days and speaking of the things concerning the kingdom of God. (Acts 1: 3).
Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Sunday Friday Sunday
Day Night 1 Day 1 Night 2 Day 2 Night 3 Day 3 Night Day NisanPentecost
13 Nisan 14 Nisan 15 Nisan 16 Nisan 17 Nisan 23Iyar 26Sivan 5
- Passover
Trial Cross In the grave Resurrection Mary Wave
John 20:19
(7 days)
Saw Thomas
(John 20:26)
- Three days and nights in the "bowels of the earth" Appeared on earth for 40 days 9 days

Israel - The Twelve Tribes
- Dan Asher Naphtali -
Benjamin Traitor Judas [Matthias] Matthew Bartholomew Judah
Philip Levi The Thirteen Tribes Jesus Christ John
Manasseh Simon (Zealot) James (Alphaeus) Issachar
James (Zebedee) Thaddaeus Zebulun
Thomas Andrew Peter
- Gad Simeon Reuben -
Matthew 10: 2-4; Mark 1: 16-19; 3: 16-19; Luke 6: 13-16; Acts 1: 13, 23-26
Just as Israel was built on the foundation of the twelve sons of Jacob, in the same way Christ built His church on the foundation of the twelve disciples. Significantly, one son (Dan) is not represented in the New Jerusalem and one disciple (Judas) is no longer counted with the twelve (Matthew 10: 1-4).
The arrangement of the campsites around the mishkan is also different from the New Jerusalem. The priests from the tribe of Levi were to camp on all four sides next to the portable temple. They were not counted as one of the twelve. The two sons of Joseph made up the twelve tribes.

Thirteen Tribes. Therefore, there were technically thirteen tribes. Levi was not counted and Joseph is counted twice.
Tribes of Priests. In the New Jerusalem, all tribes are destined to be priests who represent God.
The High Priest. He wore the ephod which had twelve precious stones. The names of the twelve tribes were written on the stones. He wore this garment over his heart as he prayed on behalf of the people (Exodus 28: 29). Your name is continually before God.
Aaron shall carry the names of the sons of Israel in the breastplate of judgment over His heart when he enters the holy place, for a memorial before the Lord continually. (Exodus 28: 29)
Eligibility. There are several things that can make someone unclean so that they cannot enter the sanctuary or make them ineligible to enter.

The Sanctuary As A Time Prophecy
Most Holy Place Holy Place
Outer Court
? Life (Blood) Sacrifice
Bless Shekinah Glory
Fellowship of the Holy Spirit
(Character Builder)
Law Obedience
Heaven Earth Earth
The previous section gives enough information about the sanctuary to understand its use as a symbol in prophecy. Most prophecies only require that you understand the three sections, the furniture, the priests and the people.

A Tabernacle With God
The sanctuary shows us the order of events until we go to live with God.

Several components in the sanctuary hint at a schedule of events. Some of these events occur one time in history. Others show a pattern of cyclic events that must be completed in a designated amount of time.

Building. The sanctuary represents three periods in history. Understanding these times will help us to understand the feasts that are performed in each section.

Blue Veil Curtains. There were three blue veils covering the doorways. They all represent Jesus. He was the door to everything and He has the keys to all doors.

Coverings (Roof). Some of the curtains also demonstrated a time pattern.
Each time, a group of people experienced an appointed time for dominance or trial they experienced it in a specific length of time.

The purpose of these coverings is symbolized in the story of Jacob and Esau.
Red, Hairy Child. Now the first came forth red, all over like a hairy garment; and they named him Esau. When the boys grew up, Esau became a skillful hunter, a man of the field, but Jacob was a peaceful man, living in tents. (Genesis 25: 25,27)
The Coverings. Jacob answered his mother Rebekah, "Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man and I am a smooth man. She put the skins of the young goats on his hands and on the smooth part of his neck. (Genesis 27: 11, 16)
» Jacob ("The Smooth Man"). The smooth covering is the linen.
» Esau ("The Red, Hairy Man"). The hairy covering is the goat skin and the red cover is the dyed ram's skin.
It takes the symbol of twin boys to represent what Christ would accomplish on the cross. He was a peaceful man who would be mistaken for a red, hairy, goat serpent as he disguised Himself in goat skins and carried our sins.

Pattern Jerusalem As The Altar Of Sacrifice For The Body of Christ
Jesus was a priest walking through the sanctuary named Jerusalem. The entire city of Jerusalem became the altar of sacrifice during that week so that they could process the offering. Look at the names of the places and compare them to the position of the furniture against the sides of the tabernacle and a remarkable similarity appears. See map of old Jerusalem.
Mount Gerizim
Physical Suffering
The Road to Emmaus Skull Golgotha and the Garden Tomb
Mount of Olives
(Burial Ground)

Gethsemane (Oil Press)
Horn Table of ShewbreadHorn
Ark Sin, Guilt, Drink, Votive Grain (Bread) First Fruit Altar
Ordination Offerings Inspection
Free Will Redeem
Wavesheaf Substitute
Burnt (Continual) Peace, Thank Incense
Horn MenorahHorn King's Garden (Gethsemane)
Fires Hinnon Valley (Fires of Gehenna)
Mental Suffering (Afflicted by God)
Mount Ebal

Horn Applying the Blood. Blood was placed on the four horns of the altar and the four sides. Blood was actually splashed on the four sides by throwing it at two opposite corners. In our illustration, the physical location where His blood was spilled is in the south east and north west corners (Gethsemane and Golgotha).
Many different offerings were also made by Jesus at each step and we will examine how each was made.

The Cross, The Sanctuary And The Second Tabernacle
Your way, O Lord, is in the sanctuary. (Psalm 77: 13)

The shape of the cross can be seen in the sanctuary when you look at the orientation of the Ark of the Covenant and the Altar of Incense from above. The same shape is in the combination "T" shaped building of Herod's temple.
The new Testament describes the incense altar as being in the Most Holy Place. We know that it was actually in the Holy Place and it was placed next to the curtain. It might have even touched the poles of the ark that protruded from the curtain. However, there is a reason why this altar is seen as part of the Most Holy by the disciples.
Sanctuary Top view
Top View of the Most Holy Place
- Porch -
Sanctuary Altar
- -
  1. Ark of the covenant
  2. Altar of Incense
  3. Curtain
  4. High Priest
  5. Poles extended into the Holy Place
  6. The Cross
Two Views of the Cross.
» The Cross Lying Down. When He was first nailed to the cross, the top view from heaven is the outline you see in the sanctuary in our illustration of the ark and the altar of incense and the inner veil is his body. This is what God saw. The first nail marked the moment God was broken. It is the view of the lamb tied up, placed on the wood on the altar made of earth and stone. The cross is the wood lying flat on the altar of earth.
» The "T" shaped temple built by Herod and the altar of sacrifice also formed a cross shape. His body is the veil to the outer court.
» The Cross Lifted Up. When the cross was placed upright, the view you saw would be the veil hung on hooks. This is what humans saw.

When it forms the shape of the cross with the Ark of the Covenant, and the body of Christ (the veil) in between, it becomes one altar of sacrifice that bridges the Holy Place and the Most Holy Place (Heaven and Earth).

Patterns In The Sanctuary

Law Numbers 4 and 10: Disassembling The Sanctuary For Transportation
Angel Ark of the Covenant
First Attack Second Attack Cloud Holy Objects Arrive Cloud Fire
Shofar Judah Sanctuary Taken Down Fabric and roof
Sanctuary building
Shofar Reuben Sanctuary Restored Kohath: Holy Objects
Arrow Left Led By God (Priest and King) Sanctuary Taken Down Affliction Sanctuary
Leaders Killed Israel Afflicted
East - SouthWest North
Three Days Journey Resting Place
The disassembly, transport and erection of the sanctuary is a model of the exodus and persecution of the children of God. When the sanctuary or people have to travel because God is leading them or the wicked is persecuting them, it is always done in this order according to the law.

After The Exodus
Now in the first month of the second year, on the first day of the month the tabernacle was erected. (Exodus 40: 17)
The sanctuary was erected in the second year after the exodus. This is a prophecy about the end of time. The people of God will leave Babylon in a mass exodus, then we have to wait one year for the seven last plagues, then we are the portable sanctuary who will be erected in heaven.

Law Wheel The Leprous House: Tearing Down The Corrupted Sanctuary
In the symbols of prophecy Jesus is a temple and His body is the walls. The Messiah was not just any ordinary house. He is a sanctuary that had a leprous mark (our sins). We are all leper priests living in a leprous house exiled on a leprous planet. Since these rules apply to all the principals in this great drama, it becomes a "wheel within a wheel" prophecy.
God Marks The House First Inspection 7 Day QuarantineSecond InspectionMalignant Mark
Mark Of The Beast
Quarantine Conditions Empty House Inspect HouseEat And SleepUnclean PeopleWash ClothesTear Out StonesNew StonesNew Plaster Breaks Out Destroy House
Sin Exiled From Eden Earth Lasts 7000 Years JudgmentGod's HouseWarHell Fire
The house of God will be restored with new people while the house of Satan will be destroyed.

Torah The Mishkan Model Of Creation And Salvation
What does this all mean?
We can show that the products of each day of creation match the elements in each period of the Periodic table. We can also show that the portable sanctuary is both a three dimensional model of the four blocks of the Periodic Table and also a unified model of quantum physics for the hydrogen atom. It shows the mathematical and functional relationship between all the particles and forces that make the universe. It also models the DNA structure. It is truly a scientific model of creation, better than all the current scientfic models. It even shows which elements were made on each day of the creation. It models look and feel, visual properties, functionality, spatial relationships, angles and numerical values.

» Evidence That Authenticates The Torah. The prophecies tell us that at the time of the end knowledge will increase (Daniel 12: 4). The prophecies of Revelation tell us that at the time of the end God will send three distinct messages to the world. The first Angel's message says that we should honor God as the creator because the judgment has begun (Revelation 14: 7). This science in the sanctuary is evidence that points towards God as the creator. Significantly, It points to the Torah as the only authentic source of knowledge about God.

The time of the end began in 1798 and around that time scientific and religious knowledge increased exponentially. In 150 years, we have progressed as a species who used carrier pigeons and smoke signals and travelled at the average speed of 10 miles per hour using wind, horse and foot power to one that now sends man to the moon and can communicate across great distances in seconds using the properties of the invisible air. Sir Isaac Newton (1643-1727) is still known as the greatest contributor to scientific knowledge, even outranking Einstein. His contribution to physics started the revolution. Most of his work was in the area of religion. He studied the prophecies and believed in the literal interpretation of the Bible and that the sacred scriptures contained information about the sciences, but He was never able to confirm his beliefs. Then, on 17 February 1869, Mendeleev's confusion about the structure of the Periodic Table of chemistry was cleared up in a dream from the God who was about to shake up the world in a showdown that will repeat the events on Mount Carmel when Elijah challenged the priests of Baal with evidence from God.

» The Judgment Begins. By 1844 we learned that the judgment had begun and God was processing the cases of the dead. In the year 1840 this wonderful science ignited by God was hijacked by the theories of evolution and God's spark was stolen and the quest for science became our new gods and our source of authority.
God allowed science to progress, even inspiring men who hated Him. Then just when it seemed that "rational science" had won over "irrational religion", God sent inspiration again to take back his name and reputation by giving astounding evidence that the 3500 year old Torah is the library of the greatest source of science.
Could it be that judgment has passed to the living and that the whole world must now stand in the Valley of Decision, deciding if God exists and what they must do about this knowledge?

Sanctuary RestoredChoose Your GodSanctuary Occupied
1844Knowledge IncreasesSanctuary Science EvidenceSupernatural EvidencePersecution
-2000700+ Messianic
DNA ?Miracles ChristAntichristCorrupt TempleClean Temple
Church ChurchIsrael Jews Chemistry Scientists Physics DNA FireEarth The World Chooses Torn DownAccepted
Evidence For A Rational DecisionValley Of DecisionWickedRighteous
Elijah Rebuilds The Altar Of GodFire Elijah Shows Evidence Of GodYHWHBaalIsrael Rejects Baal
Angel 1 Fear God As The Creator Angel 2 Leave Babylon Angel 3 Mark Of The Beast
Slaves and LepersInspectionUncleanClean
Judging The Dead Judging The LivingJudgment Sealed

» In The Valley Of Decision (A Crisis Of Conscience). I always believed that duplicating the miracles of the Bible would be the trigger that generates respect for the Bible. I never expected that this astounding evidence would also be available in the Torah, giving testimony without supernatural coercion. The process of judgment could be speeded up if everyone became aware of convincing evidence of God before the appearance of the Antichrist, then all the arguments are stripped away and there is nothing else left but to see if we will submit to God or chose to be disobedient. God is magnifying the law before the Antichrist comes to destroy and change the law.
In the end the righteous people will be the temple of God and the wicked will be the temple of Satan when the Antichrist occupies the temple of their hearts and gains control of the religious world.
The Man of Sin. Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day (the second coming of Jesus) shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition; Who opposes and exalts himself above all that is worshipped; so that he as God sits in the temple of God, showing himself that he is God. (2 Thessalonians 2: 3-4)

God revealed this scientific knowledge beginning on Hanukkah, 21 December 2008 but for the previous eight years He had revealed about 700 new Messianic prophecies to me. He began this series of revelation by telling her to build a model of the sanctuary using the instructions in Exodus. Then He began to reveal the secrets of the sanctuary, known as the Mishkan. First, He explained the role of the Messiah in the redemption of the world. Then He concluded with this unbelievable scientific knowledge that is meant to cause a paradigm shift. We can only speculate as to why, in such a time God has chosen to give an answer to His fiercest critics, to place focus on the religion of the Jews and on the religion of the Christians, particularly the Seventh Day Adventists.
A Global Message. And I saw another angel fly in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth, and to every nation, and kindred, and tongue, and people,
Acknowledge God As The Creator. Saying with a loud voice, Fear God, and give glory to him; for the hour of his judgment is come: and worship him that made heaven, and earth, and the sea, and the fountains of waters.
(Revelation 14: 6-7)

» Magnifying The Torah. As this final Yom Kippur message goes out He had to give this knowledge to a non-Jew so that the Jewish nation would reevaluate their position about Yeshua as the Messiah. He had to reach the atheists and the scientific community at the point where they are feeling most confident about their position. He has to reach people of all faiths by pointing them to the scriptures of the Jews and their Jewish Messiah and the God named YHWH. Therefore, He had to magnify the Jewish sacred writings, the Torah, to point to the God of those scriptures. He had to magnify the Torah to point to Himself as the only God.
The Great God Of The Torah. I will bow down toward Your holy temple And give thanks to Your name for Your lovingkindness and Your truth; For You have magnified Your word together with all Your name. (Psalm 138: 2)
The Mighty Torah Is The Word Of God. The LORD is well pleased for his righteousness' sake; he will magnify the law, and make it honourable. (Isaiah 42: 21)
YHWH Is The Only God. Thus will I magnify myself, and sanctify myself; and I will be known in the eyes of many nations, and they shall know that I am the LORD. (Ezekiel 38: 23)

No other religion or sacred writings have such scientific pattern in their works. Yet the Jews have this sanctuary that housed the covenant as the centerpiece of their worship. In such a time it causes us to focus on the Jews, their religion and the centerpiece of their worship - the Messiah who will come to establish the Jewish principles of worship among the nations. God chose the Jews as an example among the nations of what He intends to do with this planet called Earth. Just as they were to be a "nation of priests" to the world, we will all become a planet of priests to the rest of the created universe with God permanently moving His dwelling place to be among us on this planet. That is a paradigm shift for the universe. So, how do we get to progress from a nation of sinners to a nation of people who know righteousness to the extent that we can represent God to the rest of His creation? The Mishkan and its services show us how.

» Magnifying The Creator. The Mishkan is clearly the model of creation. It is also the model of our recreation or redemption. Since God spent the first eight years teaching me about the evidence of the Messiah, He must have thought that the identity of the Messiah was so much more important than the science of chemistry or physics. Therefore, if you can grasp the importance of this scientific finding, you must put that in eternal perspective and understand that God believes that the Good News about the Plan of Salvation through Jesus Christ is of greater importance and worthy of higher praise and wonder. So let us look at what the sanctuary has to say about the Messiah, Jesus Christ.
As seen through the example of the Messiah, God was willing to submit to any indignity to save His people. A poor, despised and rejected Man who sought forgiveness for His enemies as He died a death of ridicule and scorn. He forever showed us that He was willing to identify with the poor and no one was so objectionable that they could not be approached by Him. Which other god subjected Himself to such undeserved punishment for the sake of becoming a witness on our behalf? Which God allows Himself to be judged by His creatures?
Ironically, the Jews rejected their Messiah during the crucifixion and it was all prophesied by God and this fractured relationship became part of the Plan of Salvation. According to this plan the world is isolated from the rest of the universe because we are a nation of sinners waiting to be cleansed. We were cosmic rejects, enslaved leper priests waiting in the outer court for the great Physician and the great High Priest to come and declare us whole again.
The rules of the sanctuary state that only priests can enter the sanctuary and only those who are free of disease can enter and participate in the festivities. The Plan of Salvation provides these answers in three phases.

  1. Outer Court. The sinners wait in the outer court to be cleansed. In this place there are two objects that perform this cleansing. The altar of sacrifice for the atonement and forgiveness of sin and the laver for washing before we enter into the temple.
  2. Holy Place. In this room was the menorah on the south wall that gave light. On the north wall was the Table of Showbread with the Bread of the presence and the drink offering. Next to the curtain that separated this room from the next was the altar of prayer where the high priest prayed for forgiveness. Only males and only priests between the ages of 30 to 50 from the tribe of Levi could enter this room. Therefore, if God must save all people He had to make every person a priest regardless of age, race, gender or nationality. How can He do this without breaking His own laws? Only kings could make laws and they were from the tribe of Judah and nobody was allowed to hold both positions of power.
  3. Most Holy Place. This room was even more exclusive. It represents the place where God sits on His throne above the Ark of the Covenant that contained the sacred Ten Commandments. Only the High Priest could enter here and only on one day of the year called Yom Kippur - or the Day of Atonement when the nation of Israel was cleansed of all sin. This room represents the dwelling place of God, so how can we enter in if even the ordinary priests cannot enter and the high priest has limited access?

» Recreating The World. The answer lies in the work of the Messiah. The sanctuary and its services only prophesy about one Man who could save the world. Only one unique male was qualified to do this task. He must be a Jewish male between 30 and 50. He must be a High Priest who was qualified to perform the services. He must be a King who could make laws and establish a righteous government based on His choice of leaders. He must be the purest of all, one who would not be corrupted by the two high positions as King and High Priest who would be faithful to the laws of God and declare universal laws based on His own righteous will. He must be God.
Jesus Christ or Yeshua as He is known to the Jews was from the tribes of Judah and Levi. He was from the tribe of Judah (kings) through both His step-father Joseph and His mother Mary. He was from the tribe of Levi (priests) through Mary. He was God because He claimed to be God, born as the only Son of God on a mission for His Father.
When Jesus came He followed the steps of creation in the process of salvation.

  1. Light. He combined two natures and was born as a human who came as the light of the world. He was literally born with the coming of a bright star in the east. Even in this supernatural event, the outcome seems to follow the laws and physical displays of nucleosynthesis. It is the process which produces light by burning hydrogen to create other elements.
    Born With A Star. Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we saw His star in the east and have come to worship Him. (Matthew 2: 2)
    He continued to be a light to the world, showing people what God was like until His final week on earth, 33.5 years later. At that time He came to the temple, riding on a donkey through the east gates of the temple and was greeted as a king. He became the King who would now perform His duties as high priest. Ezekiel saw the appearance of the Messiah coming to the temple in glory.
    The Light And Glory From The East. Then He led me to the gate, the gate facing towards the east; and the glory of the God of Israel was coming from the way of the east.
    Air and Water. And His voice was like the sound of many waters; and the earth shone with His glory. And the glory of the Lord came into the house by way of the gate facing towards the east.
    (Ezekiel 43: 1-2,3)
  2. Air and Water. God separated the waters in the heavens from the waters of the earth with the sound of His voice. In the prophecies water is a symbol of washing and cleansing and it is also a symbol of the people, clean and unclean. The events that were occurring that crucifixion week would cause a shift in the cosmic realm. Jesus began the process of separating the righteous from the wicked by first separating heaven from earth. At this time Satan would formally be expelled from heaven as the whole universe watched him plot the murder and torture of their beloved God. The universe saw that there were no limits to evil and no boundary that it would not cross. So they formally separated, granting Satan no more legal right to represent the earth. After He has expunged the wicked, God will join the righteous people of earth back with the family of angels and unfallen races in heaven. God allowed the separation of the Jews and the Gentiles after the crucifixion to demonstrate the separation and reunion that He planned for the universe. Both heaven and earth had failed Him. Both need to see a demonstration of how we can be reconciled to Him and to each other.
  3. Land and Sea (Altar and Laver). Jesus came to the temple to be the sacrifice and to give the Holy Spirit. The altar of sacrifice was made of earth and uncut stones. The laver was called the "bronze sea". He came to the Outer Court to provide these two distinct cleansings.

    » Slaves And Lepers In The Outer Court. Here in the Outer Court we are not only seen as a nation of leper priests, but we have been kidnapped into slavery and infected with disease by the enemy of God, who demands a great ransom for our release. Jesus Christ came to pay this ransom and to heal our diseases. He came to the world to perfectly fulfill every task and every office of the Sanctuary. He became the perfect unblemished sacrifice, giving His life to atone for the sins of humanity and offering His body to be tortured by the enemy of earth. Then He released the Holy Spirit whose task is to stay with us and teach us about righteousness. As we accept the righteousness of God, we are changed and are cleansed from within. Through the blood of Jesus Christ and the washing by the Holy Spirit we are cleansed and declared free of the disease of sin. We are no longer a colony of lepers and we do not have to return to slavery to sin. Through this sacrifice God was saying to the rest of the universe that if we followed His plan He could guarantee that this nation of sinners can once again be accepted among the community of unfallen planets and He was willing to be our security and bondsman, guaranteeing with His own life that we could be accepted among them again.
    So as High Priest He cleansed us. As King, He chose us as part of His new government. As God He opened up the sanctuary and made it available to all people based on the law that as God He can have mercy on whomever He chose (Exodus 33: 19). When Jesus Christ died the veil of the temple was torn from top to bottom, signifying that the temple was open and exposed to all who want to enter.
    Good Mercy. And he said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee, and I will proclaim the name of the LORD before thee; and will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will show mercy on whom I will show mercy. (Exodus 33:19)
    » Table of Showbread. On the third day God also created the trees which provide food for the creatures He would create. This food is life for all creatures. On the cross God provided the food that would give us eternal life. It is symbolized as the broken body and spilled blood that would provide atonement or reconciliation. On the table was the 12 loaves of bread and the wine to feed the 12 tribes. When we eat them we must be reminded of the terrible sacrifice that it took to ransom us.
    » Altar of Incense. Prayer, ascending like a cloud of sweet fragrance, is the approved method of communication between heaven and earth. The privilege of hearing and obeying God is the ultimate personal sacrifice until we can see Him face to face.
  4. Sun, Moon and Stars (Menorah). On the south wall was the menorah. It was designed like a burning almond tree, connecting the creation of the trees to the giving of artificial light to the world. The world is still in darkness and the creative work of God is to provide a light in that darkness. The church is symbolized as the moon, shining in the darkness to light the world. Jesus Christ was symbolized as both the sun and moon. He came with the light of the sun and died during the full moon at Passover. A full moon rises at sunset and sets at sunrise, giving the greatest amount of light and the longest period of light in the darkness. Jesus also appointed leaders and prophets as stars to guide the world that is still in darkness.
  5. Fish and Birds. Jesus also appointed disciples as fishermen, to rescue the fish from the turbulent sea. He also appointed angels to fly in heaven to preach the Gospel and He called the Holy Spirit who is also symbolized as a dove. Heaven joins with the forces of earth to rescue the drowning sinners and fulfill His covenant promise to Adam, Eve, Noah and Abraham.
  6. Animals and Man. God will also separate man from the beasts before He claims the church as His bride. In prophecy the persecuting forces are depicted as wild animals pursuing a woman. The church is symbolized as a virtuous, pregnant woman, bathed in the light.
    The Virtuous Woman (Day 6). And there appeared a great wonder (sign) in heaven; a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and upon her head a crown of twelve stars: And she being with child cried, travailing in birth, and pained to be delivered.
    The Dragon From Heaven (Day 5). And there appeared another wonder in heaven; and look a great red dragon, having seven heads and ten horns, and seven crowns upon his heads.
    The Fallen Stars (Day 4). And his tail drew the third of the stars of heaven, and did cast them to the earth:
    The Male Child In Danger. and the dragon stood before the woman which was ready to be delivered, for to devour her child as soon as it was born. And she brought forth a male child, who was to rule all nations with a rod of iron: and her child was caught up to God, and to his throne.
    Nourished In The Wilderness (Day 3). And this woman fled into the wilderness, where she has a place prepared by God, that they should feed her there a thousand two hundred and three score days.
    (Revelation 12: 1-6)
    The woman created at the end of the sixth day appears to be prevented from rest and she goes backwards in time to get assistance from God until she has the strength and courage to face the satanic creations - the beasts, the dragon and the Antichrist.
    The Dragon From The Sea (Day 5). The Beast From The Sea (Day 6). And the dragon stood upon the sand of the sea, and I saw a beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and upon his horns ten crowns, and upon his heads the name of blasphemy. And the beast which I saw was like a leopard, and his feet were as the feet of a bear, and his mouth as the mouth of a lion: and the dragon gave him his power, and his seat, and great authority. (Revelation 13: 1-2)
    In the normal order of creation, the beasts of the sixth day were created from the earth (Genesis 1: 24-25), but this one came from the sea and it looked like a genetically engineered monster.
  7. Sabbath (Ark Of The Covenant). Hidden behind a veil is the ark, which is the throne of God, where He sits on the mercy seat which covers the 10 Commandments. He shields law breakers from wrath by showing mercy until the law is written in our hearts. We will have rest when we can see the face of God and live. Through His mercy, God will finally give the whole creation total rest from sin. He will take us into the Most Holy Place and recreate the world and change our bodies to match the transformation in our hearts and He live with us forever when His throne is moved to the earth. So as High Priest He cleansed us. As King, He chose us as part of His new government. As God He opened up the sanctuary and made it available to all people based on the law that as God He can have mercy on whomever He chose.
    I Will Be Merciful. And he said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee, and I will proclaim the name of the LORD before thee; and will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will show mercy on whom I will show mercy. (Exodus 33:19)
    When Jesus Christ died the veil of the temple was torn from top to bottom, signifying that the temple was open and exposed to all who want to enter.

A Planet Of Priests. Chronologically, we are now a nation of priests in the Holy Place waiting at the sanctuary while we are being inaugurated. Here we are to be the light of the world, not only to the people of this world, but we are center stage to the people of heaven, a showpiece of God's ingenious plan (1 Corinthians 4: 9-11). Here we must feast on knowledge of Jesus Christ represented by the table of showbread, reminding us that He is always present with us and His broken body and spilled blood are always available for our reconciliation with God. We too must be broken with compassion for this great love that made God the subject of ridicule as He attempted to win us back. Salvation only comes through Him by looking at what occurred in the Garden of Gethsemane where He voluntarily gave His life by resisting sin to the point that blood poured out of His skin (Hebrews 12: 4). Then by looking on Calvary where He paid the cruel ransom to Satan by enduring the unspeakable horror planned by His enemy we must be ashamed at the cost of sin. At the crucifixion His blood freed us from captivity to sin. In this place, in this time, we can boldly come before the throne of God and ask for forgiveness and cleansing and God will always hear us. He is not aloof. He did not abandon us. He paid an expensive price for the privilege of hearing and answering our cries for mercy.

Ambassadors Of Heaven As a planet we have not crossed the physical barrier into the Most Holy Place. This event will occur at the Second Coming of Jesus Christ, when we can see Him face to face and we can permanently live in the house of God. You may think that it is ludicrous or unfair that former prostitutes, drug addicts, murderers, thieves and sinners of the worst kind should rule over people who have never fallen. Yet, God in His wisdom gave us this position because we know best the cost of disobedience. We know best the cost of salvation. We can be better judges because we have been shown great mercy. We know the incredible love that it took to persevere with us and we know best the consequences of sin. Even so, there is one thing we did better than the rest of the universe. We trusted God with all the handicaps, with the fuzzy and conflicting knowledge, under the lens of imperfection, we did not put God to the test or put Him on trial like the unfallen world did. We lived by trust and faith. Like Abraham, we believed God and it was accounted to us as righteousness.

Repeat Repetition and Enlargement
Christ came in the Outer Court to be sacrificed. This provided two streams, one for sin and the other for impurity.
We are now in the Holy Place. We do communion and baptism to remind us of what God has accomplished for us in the Outer Court. Now, we feed on the light from the Word of God and the Bread of Life. Prayer at the altar of incense is our access to God. Bible study, prayer and faith in the blood of the sacrificed Jesus is our religion.
After the Second Coming we will be in the Most Holy Place at the Ark of the Covenant, the throne of God.
In another lesson we will learn how the feasts combine with the sanctuary to fully represent the work of Christ and the history of salvation.
... all things written about Me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled. (Luke 24: 44)
You search the scriptures for you think that in them you have eternal life. It is these that testify about Me.
For if you believed Moses, you would believe Me, for he wrote about Me.
(John 5: 39, 46)

The Journey Through The Sanctuary
Your way, O Lord, is in the sanctuary. (Psalm 77: 13)
Ungodly Affliction and Wrath
7 Plagues Plague 1 Plague 2 Plague 3 Plague 4 Plague 5 Plague 6 Plague 7 7
7 Trumpets Trumpet 1 Trumpet 2 Trumpet 3 Trumpet 4 Trumpet 5 Trumpet 6 Trumpet 7 7
Laodicea 7 Judgment Death RaisedEast
Seven Churches
Defeat Evil
4 Seal 4 Dan Asher Naphtali
5 Dead6 Earthquake
Benjamin 3 Seal 3 "The Way" Ephesus 1 Judah
Manasseh 2 Seal 2 Smyrna 2 Issachar
Joseph 1 Seal 1 Pergamos 3 Zebulun
West Seven Seals Philadelphia 6 Sardis 5 Thyatira 4 Raging Waters Cross Kidron
Gad Simeon Reuben
Fortunate Raider Hated Afflicted
Godly Affliction

And the LORD said unto me, Son of man, mark well, and behold with thine eyes, and hear with thine ears all that I say unto thee concerning all the ordinances of the house of the LORD, and all the laws thereof; and mark well the entering in of the house, with every going forth of the sanctuary. (Ezekiel 44: 5)
Covenant Covenant Demonstrated. The sanctuary demonstrated the terms and appointed times of the covenant.
Money Wealth. The people brought gifts and offerings to the sanctuary.

The sanctuary is a pattern of many spiritual and physical works of God.

Repeat Repetition and Enlargement
The sanctuary is so involved in all aspects of religion and life that I have complied a list of the articles on this site that are related to it.
Category Lesson Comment
Science Periodic Table The sanctuary is a 3-D model of the periodic table of chemistry
Particle Physics The sanctuary is a 3-D model of the particle physics modeled in hydrogen
Biology The sanctuary is a model of the male human genes
Love The sanctuary shows how we bond in love
Sin The sanctuary explains our dual natures and why we sin
Messianic Prophecy The Final Week Of Jesus The 12 tribes camp around the sanctuary in the order of the events of the final week in Jesus' life
Suffering Servants All the patriarchs suffered the same order of testing as the Messiah
Old Testament End-Time Prophecy Sanctuary War The Antichrist tears down the sanctuary on the Day of Atonement
2300 Years The Messiah comes and the sanctuary will be cleansed
Zechariah He prophesies about the rebuilding of the house of God and its lamp
Ezekiel The city and temple of Ezekiel is the relationship between Christ and His church since the crucifixion
New Testament End-Time Prophecy Introduction Revelation is in the order of the feasts and the sanctuary
Seven Churches Each church is a lampstand in the sanctuary
7 Last Plagues The wrath on the wicked is in the order of the furniture that is in the sanctuary
The New Earth The city is designed like the Most Holy Place because it will be the new throne of God

Social Structures
Section Contents Salvation Body Church Relationships
Priest Tefillin Love Law Sella Turcica, Pituitary Gospel Agape decisions
Straps and Knot Committed Optic nerve, Optic chiasm Outreach Determination
Roof Linen Layer Righteousness Skin (Hypodermis) Good Works Righteous Time
Goat Hair Layer Sin covered Skin (Dermis) Hair layer Forgiveness Past Forgotten
Ram Skin Layer Death covered Skin (Epidermis) Love sinner Hurts Forgotten
Porpoise Layer Nakedness covered Clothes Just as I am Acceptance
Sanctuary Bars - Rings Reconciliation Attraction, nerves Brotherhood Bonds
Boards content Bones Building Structure
Most Holy Place ArkGod Jesus Christ Conscience (Holy Spirit) God God
Laws Law in heart Prefrontal Cortex
Affectionate Love, Faithful
Mercy Seat Mercy Tender, kind Forgiving
2 Angels Praise Worship service Daily devotions
Manna Jar Bread of Life Glucose Fellowship Meals
Aaron's Rod Resurrection Life, neurons Ministies Activities
6 Boards (W) Christ's Bond Personal space perception Holy Spirit Head of House
6 Boards (S) Spirit (Joy) "Thou shalt" nature Worship Love
6 Boards (N) Flesh (Sorrow) "Thou shalt not" nature Reverence Submission
Door 4 Columns See, hear 2 Eyes, 2 Ears Anoint, Ordain Marriage
Holy Place 2
14 Boards (S) Spirit (Pleasure) Thou shalt nature Good works Kindness
14 Boards (N) Flesh (Pain, Lust) Thou shalt not nature Rules Respect
Altar Incense Intercession Air (Lungs), Speech Prayer, sermon Communication
Lamp Oil, Light Word of God Vision, Wisdom Bible Study Knowledge
Table Bread (12) Broken Body Food (Stomach) 12 Disciples Family
Wine Blood Of Redemption Blood Martyr Finances
Door 5 Columns See, hear, speak 2 Eyes, 2 Ears, Mouth Membership Public opinion
Outer Court Laver Baptism Sweat, saliva, tears, blood Baptism Honest, clean
Altar Of Sacrifice Atonement Digestive system Repentance Dependable
Flesh Hooks Flagellum Teeth, claws Gossip Fighting
Israel (12 Tribes) Israel (Jesus) 12 Ribs Members Family
Priests Believers Self Pastors Advisors
Gate Gate Mind, heart Mouth Membership Love
Fence Church Skin Denomination Home borders
Land Israel Jerusalem Body Other believers Friends
Gentiles Earth Exterior Unbelievers Strangers

Study to show yourself approved to God as a workman who does not need to be ashamed, accurately handling the word of truth.   2 Timothy 2: 15 Time: 150 minutes
Print: 28 pages
Copyright     Updated : January 2013
Author: Laverna Patterson. Editor: Patterson (January 2008)
Many original insights came because of the gift of knowledge. The gift appears to be centered around teaching me about Christ.