The letter to the Hebrews described the contents of the Ark of the Covenant: “Behind the second veil was the tabernacle called the Holy of Holies, in which were the gold altar of incense and the ark of the covenant entirely covered with gold. In it were the gold jar containing the manna, the staff of Aaron that had sprouted, and the tablets of the covenant. (Heb 9:3-4; cf. Num 17:20-23) Taken together, the contents of the ark are signs that point to the Messiah. Jesus is the bread of life, the......