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Lesson 18 Hope of Israel Ministries BIBLE Correspondence Course 7

actual laying on of hands -- or any other The “Fit Man”
references to Satan making an atonement for us
-- it becomes nothing but TOTAL ASSUMP- As we study Leviticus 16 in light of the
TION, a mere UNPROVABLE THEORY! numerous CLEAR Biblical scriptures many
6. Notice verse 22. things fall into place. We find Aaron, the high
COMMENT: This is where we need to priest, symbolic of the Messiah, going into the
ask some questions. WHAT is meant by “holy place” with the blood of a bullock for the
“bearing” our iniquities? WHO “bears” our atonement OF HIMSELF AND HIS HOUSE-
iniquities? The Hebrew word translated “bear” HOLD.
in Leviticus 16:22 is nasa (Strong’s 1. Notice what Hebrews 9:12 says.
Concordance #5375). Among the several COMMENT: The Messiah had NO SIN
definitions given in the concordance are, “to of his own and entered in with his own blood,
bear, carry, to take, to take away, carry off.” So, pictured by the blood of the first goat of
we are told that this goat was to “take away, Leviticus 16. The blood was for the atonement
carry off” all our iniquities which were put, or of the sins and transgressions of ALL people. It
laid upon him. was to “cover,” make atonement, for ALL our
Do we find any scriptures telling us sins.
WHO takes our iniquities and bears them away, 2. Take a look at Colossians 1:20. What
removes them far from us? Yes, we do! And, is did “the blood of his cross” do?
that individual Satan? NO -- ABSOLUTELY COMMENT: It was for the RECON-
NOT! CILING of us to YEHOVAH God. It was for the
7. Read Isaiah 53:4. remission of our sins.
COMMENT: The word “borne” is the 3. What does Hebrews 9:22 say?
SAME WORD used in Leviticus 16:22, nasa. COMMENT: Without the shedding of
And this is a prophecy of Yeshua the Messiah. blood there is NO remission. It was to cleanse us
The Messiah is the sin-bearer -- NOT Satan! -- I John 1:7.
8. Dropping down to verse 6, what do we 4. What does Revelation 1:5 tell us?
read? COMMENT: He washed us from our
COMMENT: It is the MESSIAH who sins in his own blood. The Messiah “purchased
has our iniquities laid, placed, put upon him. The us” and “redeemed us” by his blood --
sins of Israel were laid on the Messiah. They Ephesians 1:7; Colossians 1:14 and Hebrews
were placed upon him, and HIM ALONE! 9:12. Although our sins were atoned for,
9. Notice Isaiah 53:12. covered, etc., the sins STILL HAD TO BE
COMMENT: Yeshua the Messiah is the REMOVED!
ONE who bore our sins. He carried them away 5. How did the Messiah bare our sins? I
upon his own head -- which is what the Hebrew Peter 2:24.
cabal (bare) means. COMMENT: He bore our sins in his
10. What does I Peter 2:24 say? body. He bore them, took them away,
sin-bearer! Yeshua the Messiah is the goat that pictured by the SECOND goat, the Azazel, the
carried away the sins of Israel. He took them goat of removal. This goat, if you will,
upon himself and “was made to be sin for us” (II PICTURED THE MESSIAH’S BODY.
Corinthians 5:21). He, therefore, fulfills the 6. Read Leviticus 16:21 again -- last
antitypical “azazel” goat. There is NO NEED for part. The goat was sent away by the hand of
Satan to bear anyone’s sins -- he has his own sins whom?
to bear and they will prove to be unbearable! COMMENT: After “putting” the sins

Day of Atonement -- AT-ONE-MENT with YEHOVAH God!
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