From: Sophereth at Kirjath Sepher
To: His workmanship…
. Exodus 27:20. And thou shalt command the children of Israel, that they bring thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamp to burn always.
. Leviticus 24:2. Command the children of Israel, that they bring unto thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamps to burn continually.
. the Lord instructs Mose in great detail about the lamps upon the candlestick. they were to burn continually. there is that word ‘continually’ again,
. Strongs #8548. tamid. the continual, perpetual, eternal, evermore, daily, perpetual, sacrifice
. tamid. the regular daily, evening and morning sacrifice.
. the lamps were never to go out.
. they were to burn continually by reason of the oil olive beaten for the light.
. it was the priests job to never let the lamp go out.
. how did the priests keep them from ever going out?
. they brought pure oil olive beaten for the light.
. they were to order it from the evening to the morning
. has His fire, ever gone out in you?
. have you ever lost the joy of your salvation?
. have you ever lost His light?
. have you ever ‘burnt out’?
. do we always have a good supply of pure oil olive beaten…..?
. beaten for the light?
. do we order the lamps evening and morning?
. now we understand the omer.