Exodus Chapter 29 Star Chart: Israelites began construction of the Tabernacle after Yom Kippur of 1446 B.C. "when Moses came down from the mount" (Ex. 34:29) (his second coming). Work on the Tabernacle was completed by "the first day of the first month" (Ex. 40:2) of 1445 B.C. Therefore it took about six months total.

After that, clockwise from when "thou shalt ... take one young (Taurus) bullock, and two (Aries) rams without blemish (360° + 360° = 2 days?), And unleavened (lunar white) bread, and (lunar white) cakes unleavened tempered with (solar golden) oil, and (lunar white) wafers unleavened anointed with (solar golden) oil: of wheaten flour shalt thou make them (360° + 360° = same 2 days?). And thou shalt put them into one basket, and bring them in the basket, with the (Taurus) bullock and the two (Aries) rams. And Aaron (Hercules) and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons thou shalt bring unto the door of the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation, and shalt wash them with (lunar) water" (Ex. 29:1-4).

"And thou shalt take the garments, and put upon Aaron (Hercules) the coat, and the robe of the ephod, and the ephod, and the (golden) breastplate, and gird him with the curious girdle of the ephod: And thou shalt put the (lunar white) mitre upon his head, and put the holy (solar golden) crown upon the (lunar white) mitre. Then shalt thou take the (solar golden) anointing oil, and pour it upon his (Hercules') head, and anoint him. And thou shalt bring his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, and put coats upon them. And thou shalt gird them with girdles, (Hercules) Aaron and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, and put the (lunar white) bonnets on them (360° + 360° = 12 minutes?): and the priest's office shall be theirs for a perpetual statute: and thou shalt consecrate Aaron and his sons" (Ex. 29:5-9).

"And thou shalt cause a (Taurus) bullock to be brought before the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation: and Aaron (Hercules) and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons shall put their hands upon the head of the (Taurus) bullock. And thou shalt (red radius) kill the (Taurus) bullock before the Lord, by the door of the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation. And thou shalt take of the (red radius) blood of the (Taurus) bullock, and put it upon the (red radius) horns of the altar with thy finger, and pour all the (red radius) blood beside the bottom of the (solar brass) altar. And thou shalt take all the (lunar white) fat that covereth the inwards, and the caul that is above the liver, and the two (lunar) kidneys, and the (white lunar) fat that is upon them, and burn them upon the (solar brass) altar. But the flesh of the (Taurus) bullock, and his skin, and his dung, shalt thou burn with (solar) fire without the camp: it is a sin offering" (Ex. 29:10-14) (360° [6 minutes] + 360° [6 hours] = 6 hours 6 minutes?)

"Thou shalt also take one (Aries) ram; and (Hercules) Aaron and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons shall put their hands upon the head of the (Aries) ram. And thou shalt (red radius) slay the (Aries) ram, and thou shalt take his (red radius) blood, and sprinkle it round about upon the (solar brass) altar. And thou shalt (red radius) cut the (Aries) ram in pieces, and wash the inwards of him, and his legs, and put them unto his pieces, and unto his head. And thou shalt (solar) burn the whole (Aries) ram upon the (solar brass) altar: (360° [6 minutes] + 360° [6 hours] = 6 hours 6 minutes?) it is a burnt offering unto the Lord: it is a sweet savour, an offering made by (solar) fire unto the Lord" (Ex. 29:15-18).

"And thou shalt take the other (Aries) ram; and (Hercules) Aaron and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons shall put their hands upon the head of the (Aries) ram. Then shalt thou (red radius) kill the (Aries) ram, and take of his (red radius) blood, and put it upon the tip of the right ear of (Hercules) Aaron, and upon the tip of the right ear (Canis Major, Perseus) of his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, and upon the thumb of their right hand (Cetus, Canis Minor), and upon the great toe of their right foot (Cepheus, Ophiuchus), and sprinkle the (red radius) blood upon the (solar brass) altar round about. And thou shalt take of the (red radius) blood that is upon the (solar golden) altar, and of the (solar golden) anointing oil, and sprinkle it upon (Hercules) Aaron, and upon his garments, and upon his (Gemini, Perseus, Auriga) sons, and upon the garments of his sons with him: and he shall be hallowed, and his garments, and his sons, and his sons' garments with him" (Ex. 29:19-21) is two more revolutions (360° [6 minutes] + 360° [6 minutes]) or 12 minutes total. Etcetera.

Clockwise from when Aaron's son "shall put them (the holy garments) on seven days, when he cometh into the tabernacle of the congregation to minister in the holy place" (29:30) is 7 laps because "seven days shalt thou consecrate them" (29:35). Etcetera.

 

 

 

 

Was Aaron A Type of Christ?

 

29:1 And this is the thing that thou shalt do unto them to hallow them, to minister unto me in the priest's office: Take one young (Taurus) bullock, and two (Aries) rams without blemish,

2 And unleavened (lunar white) bread, and (lunar white) cakes unleavened tempered with (solar golden) oil, and (lunar white) wafers unleavened anointed with (solar golden) oil: of wheaten flour shalt thou make them.

3 And thou shalt put them into one basket, and bring them in the basket, with the (Taurus) bullock and the two (Aries) rams.

4 And Aaron (Hercules) and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons thou shalt bring unto the door of the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation, and shalt wash them with (lunar) water.

5 And thou shalt take the garments, and put upon Aaron (Hercules) the coat, and the robe of the ephod, and the ephod, and the (golden) breastplate, and gird him with the curious girdle of the ephod:

6 And thou shalt put the (lunar white) mitre upon his head, and put the holy (solar golden) crown upon the (lunar white) mitre.

7 Then shalt thou take the (solar golden) anointing oil, and pour it upon his (Hercules') head, and anoint him.

8 And thou shalt bring his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, and put coats upon them.

9 And thou shalt gird them with girdles, (Hercules) Aaron and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, and put the (lunar white) bonnets on them: and the priest's office shall be theirs for a perpetual statute: and thou shalt consecrate Aaron and his sons.

10 And thou shalt cause a (Taurus) bullock to be brought before the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation: and Aaron (Hercules) and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons shall put their hands upon the head of the (Taurus) bullock.

11 And thou shalt (red radius) kill the (Taurus) bullock before the Lord, by the door of the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation.

12 And thou shalt take of the (red radius) blood of the (Taurus) bullock, and put it upon the (red radius) horns of the altar with thy finger, and pour all the (red radius) blood beside the bottom of the (solar brass) altar.

13 And thou shalt take all the (lunar white) fat that covereth the inwards, and the caul that is above the liver, and the two (lunar) kidneys, and the (white lunar) fat that is upon them, and burn them upon the (solar brass) altar.

14 But the flesh of the (Taurus) bullock, and his skin, and his dung, shalt thou burn with (solar) fire without the camp: it is a sin offering.

15 Thou shalt also take one (Aries) ram; and (Hercules) Aaron and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons shall put their hands upon the head of the (Aries) ram.

16 And thou shalt (red radius) slay the (Aries) ram, and thou shalt take his (red radius) blood, and sprinkle it round about upon the (solar brass) altar.

17 And thou shalt (red radius) cut the (Aries) ram in pieces, and wash the inwards of him, and his legs, and put them unto his pieces, and unto his head.

18 And thou shalt (solar) burn the whole (Aries) ram upon the (solar brass) altar: it is a burnt offering unto the Lord: it is a sweet savour, an offering made by (solar) fire unto the Lord.

19 And thou shalt take the other (Aries) ram; and (Hercules) Aaron and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons shall put their hands upon the head of the (Aries) ram.

20 Then shalt thou (red radius) kill the (Aries) ram, and take of his (red radius) blood, and put it upon the tip of the right ear of (Hercules) Aaron, and upon the tip of the right ear (Canis Major, Perseus) of his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, and upon the thumb of their right hand (Cetus, Canis Minor), and upon the great toe of their right foot (Cepheus, Ophiuchus), and sprinkle the (red radius) blood upon the (solar brass) altar round about.

21 And thou shalt take of the (red radius) blood that is upon the (solar golden) altar, and of the (solar golden) anointing oil, and sprinkle it upon (Hercules) Aaron, and upon his garments, and upon his (Gemini, Perseus, Auriga) sons, and upon the garments of his sons with him: and he shall be hallowed, and his garments, and his sons, and his sons' garments with him.

22 Also thou shalt take of the (Aries) ram the (lunar white) fat and the rump, and the (lunar white) fat that covereth the inwards, and the caul above the liver, and the two (lunar) kidneys, and the (lunar white) fat that is upon them, and the (Perseus, Canis Major) right shoulder; for it is a ram (Aries) of consecration:

23 And one loaf of (lunar white) bread, and one cake of (solar golden) oiled bread, and one (lunar) wafer out of the basket of the (lunar white) unleavened bread that is before the Lord:

24 And thou shalt put all in the hands of (Hercules) Aaron, and in the hands of his (Gemini, Perseus, Auriga) sons; and shalt wave them for a wave offering before the Lord.

25 And thou shalt receive them of their hands, and burn them upon the (solar brass) altar for a burnt offering, for a sweet savour before the Lord: it is an offering made by (solar) fire unto the Lord.

26 And thou shalt take the breast of the (Aries) ram of Aaron's consecration, and wave it for a wave offering before the Lord: and it shall be thy part.

27 And thou shalt sanctify the breast of the wave offering, and the shoulder of the heave offering, which is waved, and which is heaved up, of the (Aries) ram of the consecration, even of that which is for (Hercules) Aaron, and of that which is for his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons:

28 And it shall be Aaron's and his sons' by a statute for ever from the children of Israel: for it is an heave offering: and it shall be an heave offering from the children of Israel of the sacrifice of their peace offerings, even their heave offering unto the Lord.

29 And the holy garments of Aaron shall be his sons' after him, to be anointed therein, and to be consecrated in them.

30 And that son that is priest in his stead shall put them on seven days, when he cometh into the tabernacle of the congregation to minister in the holy place.

31 And thou shalt take the (Aries) ram of the consecration, and seethe his flesh in the holy place.

32 And Aaron and his sons shall eat the flesh of the ram, and the (lunar white) bread that is in the (lunar) basket by the door of the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation.

33 And they shall eat those things wherewith the atonement was made, to consecrate and to sanctify them: but a stranger shall not eat thereof, because they are holy.

34 And if ought of the flesh of the consecrations, or of the (lunar white) bread, remain unto the (sun on red radius horizon) morning, then thou shalt (solar) burn the remainder with fire: it shall not be eaten, because it is holy.

35 And thus shalt thou do unto (Hercules) Aaron, and to his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, according to all things which I have (red radius) commanded thee: seven days shalt thou consecrate them.

36 And thou shalt offer every day a (Taurus) bullock for a sin offering for atonement: and thou shalt cleanse the (solar brass) altar, when thou hast made an atonement for it, and thou shalt anoint it, to sanctify it.

37 Seven days thou shalt make an atonement for the (solar brass) altar, and sanctify it; and it shall be an altar most holy: whatsoever toucheth the altar shall be holy.

38 Now this is that which thou shalt offer upon the altar; two (Aries) lambs of the first year day by day continually.

39 The one (Aries) lamb thou shalt offer in the (sun on red radius horizon) morning; and the other (Aries) lamb thou shalt offer at (sun on red radius horizon) even:

40 And with the one (Aries) lamb a tenth deal of flour mingled with the fourth part of an hin of beaten oil; and the fourth part of an hin of wine for a drink offering.

41 And the other (Aries) lamb thou shalt offer at (sun on red radius horizon) even, and shalt do thereto according to the meat offering of the morning, and according to the drink offering thereof, for a sweet savour, an offering made by (solar) fire unto the Lord.

42 This shall be a continual (solar) burnt offering throughout your generations at the door of the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation before the Lord: where I will meet you, to speak there unto thee.

43 And there I will meet with the (Gemini) children of Israel, and the (red radius) tabernacle shall be sanctified by my (Shekinah) glory.

44 And I will sanctify the (red radius) tabernacle of the congregation, and the (solar) altar: I will sanctify also both (Hercules) Aaron and his (Gemini, Perseus and Auriga) sons, to minister to me in the priest's office.

45 And I will dwell among the (Gemini) children of Israel, and will be their God.

46 And they shall know that I am the Lord their God, that brought them forth out of the land of Egypt, that I may dwell among them: I am the Lord their God.


Was Aaron a Type of Christ?

The Scriptures show Aaron's priesthood foreshadowing Christ's priesthood. The intercession of Aaron is a type of the intercession of Christ.

1.) The Levitical priesthood required LARGE NUMBERS, but the Messiah's priesthood needed only ONE PRIEST (Heb. 7:23-24).

2.) Levitical priests DIED, but Jesus lives FOREVER (Heb. 7:23-24).

3.) The High Priests EXCHANGED ONLY HIS CLOTHES to provide atonement, but Jesus EXCHANGED HIS GLORY to provide atonement (Lev. 16:4; Heb. 2:9, 14, 17; Phil. 2:5-7)

4.) Levitical priests had to offer SACRIFICES FOR THEMSELVES, but Jesus was sinless and needed NO SACRIFICE FOR HIMSELF (Heb. 7:26-27).

5.) Levitical priests had to offer sacrifices REPEATEDLY but Jesus offered a ONCE-FOR-ALL sacrifice (Heb. 7:27).

6.) Levitical priests were mere MEN, but Jesus is the SON OF GOD, made perfect for evermore (Heb. 7:28).

7.) Levitical priests had to STAND while ministering because their work was never finished, but Jesus SAT DOWN at the right hand of God because His atoning work was completed (Heb. 10:11-12, 1:3; 8:1).

8.) As a priest, Aaron was APPOIINTED to his sacred office (Heb 5:4) as was Christ APPOINTED to His priesthood (Heb 5:5-6).

9.) Aaron was appointed to minister in the EARTHLY sphere as Christ was appointed to the HEAVENLY (Heb 8:1-5).

10.) Aaron administered the OLD Mosaic covenant while Christ ministered the NEW covenant (Heb 8:6).

11.) Just as Aaron, once a year on the Day of Atonement, went behind the veil with the BLOOD of a GOAT and of a BULLOCK, sprinkling the blood on the Mercy Seat to cover the broken law, so also “we have a great High Priest who has passed through the heavens, Jesus the Son of God" (4:14), whose shed BLOOD on the cross efficaciously atoned for the sins of mankind, and He is the only Mediator between God and man. By faith in Him and His finished sacrifice on the cross, any person can have his or her past sins forgiven.

12.) The rod of Levi with Aaron's name on it, was transformed from dead to alive, but the other tribes' wooden sticks remained dead wood. It indicated that the tribe of Levi was alive unto God, but the other tribes were as good as dead. Thus Aaron was undeniably the High Priest of Israel. All the murmurings against Moses and Aaron were actually rebellion against God. Aaron's “ROD” that budded is the Hebrew word “matteh”. God used this same word “matteh” in Psalm 110 where it refers to Christ. "The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit thou at my right hand, until I make thine enemies thy footstool. The LORD shall send the ROD of thy strength out of Zion: rule thou in the midst of thine enemies" (110:1-2). Aaron's ROD that budded was put inside the Ark of the Covenant (Hebrews 9:4). But why was Aaron’s ROD so special that it should be kept in the golden Ark of the Covenant? It was because Aaron’s ROD, together with the two other items in the Ark of the Covenant, were types of Christ as Savior, and Christ the giver of life.That word matteh has been translated “ROD” 52 times, but the same word has been translated “TRIBE” 182 times. Of course it was not the whole TRIBE of Levi that was locked up in the Ark of the Covenant. But Aaron’s ROD was representing the whole TRIBE of Levi. But how does this apply to us? Well, this ROD that Budded was representing a whole TRIBE that was dead, and was made alive. Aaron’s ROD that Budded was a picture of Christ as the life giver of the TRIBE OF ALL BELIEVERS, because He as our High Priest was giving His blood behind the veil. When the High Priest, once a year, on the Day of Atonement, went behind the veil with the blood of a goat and of a bullock, that was a spiritual picture of Christ as our High Priest going behind the veil, sprinkling His blood on the Mercy Seat. "Neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood he entered in once into the holy place, having obtained eternal redemption for us" (Heb. 9:12). Aaron’s ROD that Budded was a picture of Christ as the life giver of the TRIBE OF ALL BELIEVERS, because He as our High Priest was giving His blood behind the veil. Aaron’s ROD became a symbol of the Atonement. Christ became the giver of Life to those CHRISTIANS for whom He died on the Cross of Calvary.

13.) Aaron wore WHITE LINEN as symbolic for purity and RIGHTEOUSNESS (see Rev 19:8). But PERFECT RIGHTEOUSNESS belongs to our true High Priest (Heb.1:9 and 7:26 ); and it is an essential pre-requisite for every Christian in priestly service. It is explicitly stated that the LINEN breeches were to COVER the flesh 'from the loins even unto the thighs' (verse 42). Carnal activity ("nakedness") and priestly service are incompatible. The Lord Jesus, our true High Priest, had no sinful flesh: 'and in him is no sin' (1 John 3:5). He “knew no sin” (2 Cor. 5:21), “committed no sin” (1 Pet. 2:22). And was “apart from sin” (Heb. 9:28).

14.) Through the ceremony in Leviticus eight, the sons of Aaron were purified and prepared for service as priests of the Most High God. Only those born by direct descent from Aaron could serve in this capacity. By analogy, we, like the sons of Aaron are direct descendents and inheritors of Jesus by faith (Ephesians 2:12-19) and we, too, are privileged to serve as priests (1 Peter 2:9) in the true, heavenly sanctuary with God (Hebrews 10:19-20). Jesus did not have physical descendents, but those of us who join with him in burial and resurrection in baptism (Romans 6:2-4) are born again as spiritual, priestly descencents of Jesus. 1 Peter 2:5: "Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a spiritual house, an holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ". The church is a 'spiritual house' or holy priesthood of Jesus.

15.) The ceremony for the ordination of Aaron and his sons as high priests of the Most High God is found in Exodus 29 and Leviticus 8. To summarize, the ordination of these men to serve as mediators between men and God required the sacrifice of a bull and TWO RAMS. As we will see, the bull in this sacrifice serves as a type/prefigure of Jesus, while the rams are a types/prefigure of the TWO THIEVES who were killed along with Jesus on Golgotha, outside Jerusalem.

First, there is the bull. The bull which was given as a sin offering (Leviticus 8:14) was sacrificed so that Aaron could make atonement for the sins of the people. The bull was burned OUTSIDE THE CAMP (Leviticus 8:17), as Jesus, the antitype was also sacrificed as a sin offering OUTSIDE OF JERUSALEM, at Golgotha. As with Aaron, this sacrifice made Jesus High Priest of Israel, but in his case he is High Priest forever of spiritual Israel: the church (Hebrews 7:11-28).

The parallels with the thieves "sacrificed" along with Jesus are uncanny. The FIRST RAM for the burnt offering (Leviticus 8:18-21) was slaughtered and burned, but the entrails and shanks were washed with water before being burnt because they were unclean. This can be seen as representing the THIEF WHO REJECTED JESUS was not forgiven of his sins. This parallels the symbolism of the normal burnt offering (Leviticus 1). In this case, the head of the bull, which represents Jesus, did not have to be washed, but the body of the bull, which represents "us" (those who are saved by the sacrifice of Jesus) was washed before being burned. In the case of the FIRST RAM, the entire body was burned up in the sacrifice. None was "saved."

The differences between the first and second rams in this sacrifice is interesting as a type. The SECOND RAM was also sacrificed and burned, but the differences are striking. First, it was not washed with water. Second, only part of this ram was burned. Some of the blood was used to purify Aaron and his sons, while the breast of the ram was saved from the fire. It was "waved" before the Lord and not burned up. The symbolic prefigure of the OTHER THIEF is hard to miss here. The SECOND THIEF ACKNOWLEDGED JESUS and put his faith in him. Because of his faith, Jesus told him "You will be with me in paradise." (Luke 23:43) The implication is that he was forgiven of his sins and saved. Like the SECOND RAM, he did not need to be cleaned with water, as he was forgiven of his sins by Jesus. Like the SECOND RAM, he was saved from the fire. He will not be in hell, but instead is with Jesus in Paradise.

It is truly striking that this historical detail was so wonderfully prefigured in the ordination ceremony of the High Priest Aaron who was a prefigure of our High Priest Jesus Christ. It is inconceivable that human minds could have produced this dramatic symbolism. This is not a coincidence. It is further evidence, both that the Old Testament is inspired by God and that Jesus Christ is the prophetic fulfillment of the Old Covenant given to the Jews by God well over one thousand years before Jesus was born.

 


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