The Upside Down 08: The New Covenant
57 But the chief priests and the Pharisees had given orders that anyone who found out where Jesus was should report it so that they might arrest him.
2 “But not during the festival,” they said, “or the people may riot.”
12 The next day the great crowd that had come for the festival heard that Jesus was on his way to Jerusalem. 13 They took palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting,“Hosanna!” “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!” “Blessed is the king of Israel!”
Jesus would FULFIL God’s promise to Abraham and REPLACE God’s covenant with Israel.
4 And Judas went to the chief priests and the officers of the temple guard and discussed with them how he might betray Jesus. 5 They were delighted and agreed to give him money. 6 He consented, and watched for an opportunity to hand Jesus over to them when no crowd was present.
26 While they were eating, Jesus took bread, and when he had given thanks, he broke it and gave it to his disciples, saying, “Take and eat; this is my body.”
… “This is my body given for you; do this in remembrance of me.” 20 In the same way, after the supper he took the cup, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in my blood, which is poured out for you.
“The days are coming,” declares the Lord, “when I will make a new covenant with the people of Israel and with the people of Judah. 32 It will not be like the covenant I made with their ancestors when I took them by the hand to lead them out of Egypt,…33…“I will put my law in their minds and write it on their hearts…
Ancient Covenants 101
Bilateral PARITY Treaty
-> Think Business Contract
Bilateral SUZERAINTY Treaty
-> Think CURFEW
-> Think JrHi CRUSH
“LOOK, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!”
… whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.