The New Jerusalem: Part 2 Gates of Covenant

The vision John relates as being the New Jerusalem or the Bride,symbolises two groups; Israelites and those in Christ/Messiah. The city is described but two aspects remain clear; the gates and the foundations. The Gates are symbolic of the 12 tribes. The foundations are the 12 apostles of the Ecclesia. Today we are going to look at the 12 gates and their significance. They are entry points. They are also symbolic of aspects of covenant. In understanding covenant we must understand that God extends covenant to us not us to Him. He sets out the TERMS,the MEANS,the VEHICLE. When God … Continue reading The New Jerusalem: Part 2 Gates of Covenant