Gen 37:3 Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his children, because he was the son of his old age: and he made him a coat of many colours.
Robe symbolic of who you were your employment etc
Garment- behg’·ed. common covering tunic like what Joseph wore when he was in potifers house
Robe- Mehel – covering worn over the tunic by men of rank like Aaron’s or David’s covering
Mantle – ad·deh’·reth a prophets coat of glory magnificent splendor
Coat – כֻּתֹּנֶתkĕthoneth – many colours-Pac palms and feet. Long sleeved
Special garment. Special mandate, calling, set apart with special authority
The birthright robe was given to the favored lineage a mandate to produce the seed for the messiah.
Appointed ambassadors of the father
The birthright mandate and the blessing mandate.
1. Birthright -authority.
All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me
Received by authoritative appointment
Birthright mandate was to produce the seed for the messiah
You have a birthright through the new birth
2. Blessing – fulfilled promise
The blessing mandate was for the natural blessing for provision and the possession of the land
The land blessing – the prospering blessing – the promise.
The blessing comes through the impartation laying on of hands. infilling of the Holy Ghost
Lay on hands for covenant blessing
Romans 1:11-12 For I long to see you, that I may impart to you some spiritual gift to strengthen you— that is, that we may be mutually encouraged by each other’s faith, both yours and mine.
2 Timothy 1:6-7 For this reason I remind you to fan into flame the gift of God, which is in you through the laying on of my hands, for God gave us a spirit not of fear but of power and love and self-control.