Nehemiah 10 Then he said to them, “Go your way. Eat the fat and drink sweet wine and send portions to anyone who has nothing ready, for this day is holy to our Lord. And do not be grieved, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.
"God has wisely kept us in the dark concerning future events and reserved for Himself the knowledge of them, that He may TRAIN US UP in a dependence upon Himself and a continued readiness for every event.
There was a curtain (or a veil) separating people in the temple from God's presence.but when he was crucified, that veil was literally torn in half. We are no longer separated from God if we put our trust in Him!