Which offering is right; a lamb, or a goat?


Why did Jesus die? Paul teaches he died to pay for our sins. But the sin offering in Leviticus was a goat, not a lamb. And it was to cleanse the impurity of the sanctuary, not for the sins of the people. The second goat mentioned carried the sins of the people but was not killed but abandoned in the wilderness. How can we reconcile Paul’s teachings with that of the Torah?Continue reading