Exodus 12

The Tenth Plague: The First Passover

Outer Aim

God saved his people from death and delivered them from Egypt.

Inner Aim

Jesus, our Passover Lamb, was sacrificed for us.

Passages

John 1:29 – Behold! The Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!

1 Peter 1:19 – You were redeemed with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot.

1 Corinthians 5:7 – Christ our Passover Lamb is sacrificed for us.

1 Peter 1:18-19 – Knowing that you were not redeemed with corruptible things, like silver or gold, from your aimless conduct received by tradition from your fathers, but with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot.”

1 Corinthians 11:24-25 – Take, eat; this is My body which is broken for you; do this in remembrance of Me.” In the same manner He also took the cup after supper, saying, “This cup is the new covenant in My blood. This do, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of Me.