The Lord used Moses to begin changes with regard to the ceremonial worship, then He used David – the greater type of Christ – to further modify the provisions concerning temple service. When Messiah came, as the One whom Moses and David foreshadowed, He fulfilled the ceremonial law and abolished it entirely. The physical temple was done away with and only the spiritual temple now remains, of which all true believers form a part. We consider two things:
We are challenged to make sure that we are part of this temple not built with hands – that we are true children of God who have escaped the wrath to come.