I am reminded of a story in the Old Testament found in 2 Samuel 6

I am reminded of a story in the Old Testament found in 2 Samuel 6

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As they lifted the ark on a new cart and began rolling the ark out. As the ark was moving the oxen shook the ark, and in order to help the Lord to keep the ark from possibly falling, Uzzah put his hand on the ark to steady it – and the Lord immediately killed him. Somebody says, he was just trying to help the Lord. He was just trying to steady the ark. What is the big deal? Friend, there are some things that are too sacred for depraved men to “touch”. And the person of the Lord Jesus is one.

3 And they set the ark of God upon a new cart, and brought it out of the house of Abinadab that was in Gibeah: and Uzzah and Ahio, the sons of Abinadab, drave the new cart. 4 And they brought it out of the house of Abinadab which was at Gibeah, accompanying the ark of God: and Ahio went before the ark. 5 And David and all the house of Israel played before the LORD on all manner of instruments made of fir wood, even on harps, and on psalteries, and on timbrels, and on cornets, and on cymbals. 6 And when they came to Nachon’s threshingfloor, Uzzah put forth his hand to the ark of God, and took hold of it; for the oxen shook it. 7 And the anger of the LORD was kindled against Uzzah; and God smote him there for his error ; and there he died by the ark of God. 2 Samuel 6:3-7

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