Did you know that God created you to be a royal priest?
It might sound like a weird concept to us nowadays, but it’s a really important part of the Bible.
Part 1: YOU are a ROYAL Priest!
Part 2: MYSTERIOUS Melchizedek: The Priest-King
Part 3: Moses and Aaron: Two Very Different Priests
Part 4: David of Bethlehem: A Priestly King
Part 5: Jesus is Our Perfect Royal Priest
Part 6: God Has Called Us to be ROYAL PRIESTS
God calls Christians “priests” because we have a connection to God that we’re supposed to bring to all people and all creation, and we’re “royal” because we’re part of God’s family and He’s given us jobs to do in His name.
So over the next couple of Saturdays I want you to join me in learning about “royal priests” and how this idea comes up in the Bible. The BibleProject created a series of videos on Adam and Eve, Abraham, Moses, David, and Jesus to illustrate this theme throughout Scripture.
First we’ll look at Adam and Eve’s story, and a Q&A episode with the BibleProject hosts Tim and John: