In the second week of Christ and the Cross at CCBCY we looked at how the roles of Israel’s prophet, priest, and king are ultimately exceeded and fulfilled in Christ. Using the book of Hebrews as a launching pad, we compared and contrasted Jesus to Moses (the prototype prophet), to the Levitical sacrificial system (including Priesthood, Sacrifice, Law, and Covenant), and to Israel’s kings, particularly David. In each of these offices we saw hints of inherent incompleteness and prophetic foreshadowing of Christ.

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