In this third and final part of my sermon examining the Christophany of the Holy Land, we discuss the death of Christ and see how God wove a beautiful Christophany throughout the entirety of Scripture, ultimately pointing to the death of Jesus on the cross. This episode is breathtaking in realizing the layers of detail in the Bible pointing to the cross, the day and time it happened, how festivals celebrated for a thousand plus years were all about THE Passover Lamb, and how even pagan cultural ceremonies were used to declare that Jesus is the Son of God, and came to save humanity from sin.
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Episode 063 Overview
In this episode …
- we talk about what a Christophany is (discovering Jesus in the Bible, specifically the Old Testament)
- we discuss the death of Christ, the day and time it happened, the original Passover lamb, and Roman cultural celebrations – and show how they all point to Jesus dying on the cross
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Additional Resources to Help You Apply and Go Deeper
- Listen to Episode 10: Seeing Jesus on Every Page of Scripture and My 5 Favorite Wow Moments
- Interested in joining me on a future trip to Israel, sign up for details for our next trip
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Question: Tell us your favorite Christophany from this 3-part series and why it stirred you. Leave a response or ask a question and we will try to address it in a future episode.
About NRJohnson & the deeperChristian Podcast
NRJohnson (Nathan Johnson) is a Christian who has an overwhelming passion for Jesus, the Gospel, and Studying God’s Word. He is a writer, teacher, and communicator who helps other believers understand and apply the Bible as they grow and mature in their faith—desiring that they gain greater intimacy with Christ, experience the victorious Christian life, and transform the world through the power of the indwelling Holy Spirit. Read more about him here.
The Deeper Christian Podcast is the podcast to help you study God’s Word, know Jesus intimately, and discover how you can build your life around Jesus Christ. This weekly audio program, hosted by NRJohnson, dives into Scripture and encourages Christians to keep their focus upon Jesus Christ—equipping believers in how to study the Bible and know God’s Word, grow in their spiritual lives, and change the world. Main discussion topics center around practical advice on Christian living, Bible study, prayer, the Gospel, freedom from sin, evangelism and how to share your faith, the Christian disciplines, and the lives and messages from the Christian heroes from yesteryear such as A.W. Tozer, Charles Spurgeon, Major Ian Thomas, Oswald Chambers, Hudson Taylor, Amy Carmichael, Corrie Ten Boom, C.T. Studd, George Müller, Andrew Murray, Leonard Ravenhill, E.M. Bounds, and others. Learn more about the deeper Christian life.