Category: Hebrew

Exodus Date Testifies of Christ 0

Exodus Date Testifies of Christ

John P. Pratt The Exodus account includes detailed patterns which testify of its precise date and that Jesus Christ was the Messiah whom Moses typified. The date of the Exodus of the Israelites from...

Twelve Sons, Twelve Stones 1

Twelve Sons, Twelve Stones

John P. Pratt The twelve stones in the breastplate of the ancient Hebrew high priest can now be identified, with the corresponding tribes of Israel. The Lord instructed Moses to have the names of...

Twelve Sons, Twelve Constellations 0

Twelve Sons, Twelve Constellations

John P. Pratt Relating the twelve tribes of Israel to the twelve zodiac constellations helps unravel the mystery of the Lord’s sacred calendars. There is a strong Hebrew tradition that each of the twelve...

The Hebrew Calendar Testifies of the Creator 0

The Hebrew Calendar Testifies of the Creator

John P. Pratt The precise lengths of the solar year and lunar month were apparently designed to fit the day-year pattern of the Hebrew calendar. The length of the year of four seasons of...

Limhi, Alma, and Passover Patterns 0

Limhi, Alma, and Passover Patterns

John P. Pratt The Book of Mormon and sacred calendars provide keys to understand the patterns of the Biblical Exodus. One of the strongest types or patterns in the Book of Mormon is that...

The Scapegoat Dilemma 0

The Scapegoat Dilemma

John P. Pratt In the law of Moses, the scapegoat bore the burden of the sins of the people. Did the goat represent Christ or Satan? The elaborate “scapegoat” ceremony from the Law of...

What Fiery Flying Serpent Symbolized Christ? 0

What Fiery Flying Serpent Symbolized Christ?

John P. Pratt When Moses led the children of Israel into the rugged land of Edom after their journey through the desolate Sinai desert, they had an experience with deadly venomous snakes that has...

Decision Days Ahead? 0

Decision Days Ahead?

John P. Pratt With every passing day, we are being more pressured to choose whether or not we will serve the true and living God. The days of fence-sitting seem to be swiftly drawing...

The Restoration of Priesthood Keys on Easter 1836 Part 2: Symbolism of Passover and of Elijah’s Return 1

The Restoration of Priesthood Keys on Easter 1836 Part 2: Symbolism of Passover and of Elijah’s Return

John P. Pratt On Easter Sunday, 3 April 1836, the Savior, Moses, Elias, and Elijah appeared in succession in the Kirtland Temple and restored priesthood keys required for the dispensation of the fulness of...

Seven Sacred Calendars Testify of Christ 0

Seven Sacred Calendars Testify of Christ

John P. Pratt The priest cycle of temple service appears to be the seventh sacred calendar to testify of key dates in the life of Christ, including the day of his presentation at the...