Moses on the mountain
As a child I can still remember feeling bad for Moses. After all that work and all those years and all those people he wouldn't get to enter that
. It didn't seem right. One angry moment - and who
wouldn't have been angry with those people - and Moses is sentenced to die
before finishing his quest. All he got was a glimpse of that land from
the mountain, and then he was buried on one. land of
What a short sighted view of Moses' story that was! I don't think Moses shared my disappointment. Moses got more than he could have ever imagined at that moment. His struggles of leadership, sin, sickness and pain were over. He entered his everlasting rest to be with his Father forever. There he is on the Transfiguration mountain standing with Jesus and Elijah talking as friends with his Lord.