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The Great Shepherd

It's almost two years since my church began its trek through Hebrews, and we have covered a lot ground! We've learned that the Bible is one story, and that the prophets, priests, and kings of the Old Testament are to Christ what the shadow of an approaching man is to the man himself. Christ, we’ve seen, is superior to angels, a better mediator than Moses, a greater high priest than Aaron, and a better sacrifice than bulls and goats. Through his blood, we have entered a better covenant than Sinai’s, a better Jerusalem, and a better kingdom, one that will never be shaken. Now we have arrived at Hebrews’ benediction, and the writer sneaks in one final Old Testament archetype: the Great Shepherd. “Now may the God of peace who brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood of the eternal covenant, equip you with everything good that you may do his will, working in us that which is pleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be …

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