The twelve gates – The heavenly city – The holy city
Revelation 21:12-13 declares: The city in heaven having 12 gates:
….Also the City had a great and high wall with twelve gates, and twelve angels at the gates, and names written on them, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the children of Israel:
Three gates on the east, three gates on the north, three gates on the south, and three gates on the west.
Each Jewish month on the Hebrew calendar begins with a season called “new moon”.
Each gate way representing a new moon season on God’s calendar:
Every “new moon” season represents a gate way, (an entrance into a Jewish-Hebrew month), and thus the prophetic teachings of Jewish Kabbalah declares;
“Blessed is he who keeps the seasons of new moon on the Hebrew calendar”.
Because such a person is welcomed by an angel every new moon season- to enter into the blessing of each month on the Hebrew calendar.
Ezekiel 46:1 declares :
[ The Manner of Worship ] ‘Thus says the Lord God: “The gateway of the inner court that faces toward the east shall be shut the six working days;
- Enter into His gates with thanksgiving, and into courts with praise.
Article written by Ap Ngabo Alex for Conscious lifestyle.