This is one of the most popular posts from last year — why re- invent the season? Yom Kippur is September 25 and 26, 2012.

J. Scott Husted -- Through the Veil

Yom Kippur is the Day of Atonement. It commemorates the day that the High Priest went beyond the veil with the blood of the sacrificed lamb. There he sprinkled the blood on the Mercy seat before the very presence of God. In times of old, one High Priest serving our one God in His one Temple on His one holiest day on behalf of His one people elicited God’s atonement for the entire world.

From those days to today, this date, known as the Day of Atonement, is annually observed as a commemoration of our special relationship with God. This is a day when we are called to connect  the very essence of our being, our inmost spirit, with God’s presence drawn close to receive the repentance and prayer that we bring to His throne. We come, as the High Priest did, with the blood of the sacrificed Christ…

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About jscotthusted

J. Scott Husted is a writer, educator, minister and teaching missionary currently living and working in Seoul, South Korea. He carries a passion for cultivating authentic community, the establishment of the house of prayer, the plight of children at risk around the world, and raising up a new generation of leaders with a passion for the Kingdom of God.
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