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Exodus 33

Last night I was reading the story in Exodus when Moses asked God to show him His glory, and he was placed in the cleft of the rock.  God told Moses that he couldn’t look at His face- or he would die.

19 And the LORD said, “I will cause all my goodness to pass in front of you, and I will proclaim my name, the LORD, in your presence. I will have mercy on whom I will have mercy, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion. 20 But,” he said, “you cannot see my face, for no one may see me and live.”

Anyway, I was thinking about that passage this morning on my bike commute to work.  Would I die if I saw the face of God?  Then I got to thinking about it- did John die when he saw God in Revelation?  Or does the blood of Christ change this?

What do you think?

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