Page images


(For many allusions to Metals, I had knowledge of the sea; and precious vessels of silván and of

especially GOLD, SILVER, and they went with the servants of gold.
BRASS, see under TABERNA. Solomon to Ophir, and took thence
four hundred and Afy talents of third part'through the fire, and

Zech. xill, 9. And Iwill bring the
gold, and brought them to king will refine them as silver is refin-

ed, and will try them as gold is Gen. il, 11, 12. The name of the

Ezra vill, 26. I even weighed tried. Arst is Pison: that is it which unto their hand six hundred and

2 Tim. 11, 20. But in a great compasseth the whole land of Ofty talents of silver, and silver house there are not only vessels Havilah, where there is gold; And vessels an hundred talents, and of gold and of bliver, but also of the guld of that land is good. of gold an hundred talents.

wood and of earth; and some to Josh. vil, 21. ... I saw among Esther 1, 7. And they gave them honour, and some to dishonour. the spoils a goodly Babylonish drink in vessels of guld, (the ves

1 Pet. 1,7. That the trial of your garment, and two hundred she sels being diverso one from an- faith, being much more precious kels of silver, and a wedge of other,) and royal wloe in abun than of gold that perishetis, gold of fifty shekels weight, then dance, according to the state of though it be tried with fire, inight I coveted them, and took them. . the king

be found uuto praise, and honour, 2 Sam. viii, 10. Then Toi sent Joo xxiil, 10. But be knoweth and glory, at the appeariug of Joram his son unto king David, the way that I take: when he Jesus Christ. to saluto him, and to bless him, hath tried me, I shall come forth because he had fought against as gold.

Rev. Ill, 18. I counsel theo to

buy of me gold tried in the fire, Hadadezer, and smitten him: (for Hadadezer had wars with Tot :)

Job XXVIII, 6, 17, 19. The stones that thou mayest be rich. .. and Joram brought with him of it are the place of sappbires;

SILVER. vessels of silver, and vessels of and it bath dust of gold. The gold, and vessels of brass.

gold and the crystal cannot equal Gen. xxlll, 15. My lord, hearken

it; and the exchange of It shall not unto me: the laud is worth four 1 Kings x, 21. And all king be for jewels of fine gold. The hundred shekels of silver, what is Solomon's drinking-vessels were topaz of Ethiopia shall not equal that betwixt me and thee? bury of gold, and all the vessels of the it, neither shall it be valued with therefore thy dead. house of the forest of Lebanon

pure gold. were of pure gold; nune were of Ps. xix, 10. More to be desired brought every man his present,

1 Kings 2, 25, 27. And they silver: it was nothing accounted of in the days of Solomon.

are they than gold, yea, than much vessels of silver, and vessels of

fine gold. . 2 Kings xil, 13. Howbeit there

gold. And the king mado

Ps. xlv, 9. . . . . Upon thy right silver to be in Jerusalem as were not made for the house of the LORD bowls of silver, snuffers, band did stand the queen in gold stones. .... basons, trumpets, any vessels of of Ophir.

2 Chron. XVII, 11. Also some of gold, or vessels of silver, of the

Ps. Ixxil, 15. And he shall live, the Philistines brought Jehoshamoney that was brought into the and to him shall be given of the phat presents, and tribute silbouso of the LORD.

gold of Sheba. . . 2 Kings xvili, 16. At that time 18a. Ix, 17. For brass I will bring Ezra I, 6. And all they that did IIezekiah cut off the gold from gold, and for iron I will bring ell. were about them strengthened the doors of the temple of the ver, and for wood brass and for their hands with vessels of silver, LORD, and from the pillars which stones iron. ...

with gold. ... Hezekiah king of Judah bad overlaid, and gave it to the king become dim! horo is the most fine shall be thy defence, and thoa

Lam. iv, 1, 2. How is the gold Job xxii, 25. Yea, the Almighty of Assyria.

gold changed! the stones of the shall have plenty of silver. 2 Kings xxiv, 13. And he car- sanctuary are poured out in the ried out thence all the treasures top of every street. The precious

Job xxvii, 16, 17. Though he of the house of the LORD, and the sons of Zion, comparable to fine beap np silver as the dust, and treasures of the king's house, and gold, how are they esteemed as prepare raiment as the clay; Ho cut in pieces all the vessels of gold, earthen pitchers, the work of the may prepare it, but the just shall which Solomon king of Israel had hands of the potter!

put it on, and the innocent shall made in the temple of the LORD,

divide the silver.

Ezek. xxvII, 22. The merchants as the LORD had said, of Sheba and Raamah, they were

Job xxvii, 1. Surely there is a 2 Chron. 11, 6. And be garnished thy merchants: they occupied in vein for the silver, and a place for the house with precious stones for thy fairs with chler of all spices, gold where they fue it. beauty; and the gold was gold of and with all precious stones, and Ps. xil, 6. The words of the Parvain. gold.

LORD are pure words: as silver 2 Chron. vill, 18. And Huram Dan. XI, 8. And shall also carry tried in a furnace of earth, purified sent him, by the hands of his ser- captives into Egypt their gods, seven times. vants, ships, and servants that I will their princes, and with ideol. Pe liyl, 10. For gbou, o God,


hast proved ug: thou hast tried us, which we found in our sacks' of silver and call neither is there as silver is tried.

mouths we brought again unto any end of thoir trezstres. ...

thee out of the land of Canaan), Prov. x, 20. The tongue of the how then should we steal out of and the gold is mine, saith the

Hag. ii, 8. The silver is mine, just is as choice silver: the heart thy lord's house silver or gold? LORD of hosty. of the wicked is little worth.

Exod. ill, 22. But every woman Matth. X 9. Provide neither Prov. XXV, 4. 'Take away the dross from the silver, and there shall borrow of her neighbour, gold, nor silver, por brass, in your

purses. shall come forth a vessel for the and of her that sojourneth in her

house, jewels of silver, and jewels finer.

Acts iil, 6. Then Peter said, of gold..

Silver and gold have I none; but Isa, i, 22. Thy silver is become

Num. xxii, 18. And Balaam such as I have give I thee..... dross, thy wine mixed with wa- answered and said unto the serter.

Acts xx, 33. I have coveted no vants of Balak, If Bitlak would Isa. xlvill, 10. Behold, I have give me his house full of silver

mau's silver, or goli, or apparel. refined thee, but not with silver, and gold, I cannot go beyond the

James v, 3. Your gold and silver I linre chosen thee in the furnace word of the Lord my God, to do is cankered. of amiction. less or more.

1 Peter i, 18. Forasmuch as ye Jer. vi, 30. Reprobate silver shall men call them, because the and the silver, the brass, the iron, and gold, from your vain conver

Num. xxxi, 22. Only the gold, know that ye were not redeemed

with corruptible things, as silver Lord hath rejected them. the tin, and the lead.

sation received by tradition from Jer. x, 9. Silver spread into Deut. xvii, 17.


your fathers. plates is' bronght from Tarshish, shall he greatly multiply to himand gold from Uphaz, the work self silver and gold,

BRASS. of the workman, and of the bands

Josh. vi, 19. But all the silver, of the founder. .....

Num. xxi, 9. And Moses made and gold, and vessels of brass and Ezek. xxii 18. Son of man, the iron, are consecrated unto the a serpent of brass, and put it upon

a pole. house of Israel is to me become LORD: they shall come into the

Deut. viii, 9. dross: all they are brass, and tin, treasury of the LORD.

... A land whose

stones are iron, and out of whose and iron, and lead, in the midst 2 Sam. viii, 11. Which also king hills thou mayest dig brass. of the furnace; they are even the David did dedicate unto the Lori), dross of silver. with the silver and gold that he

Joshi' vi, 24. And they burnt the Ezek. xxvii, 12. Tarshish was had dedicated of all nations which city with fire, and all that was thy merchant by reason of the ho subdued.

therein: only the silver, aud the multitude of all kind of riches;

gold, and the vessels of brass and

2 Sam. xxi. 4. And the Gibeon- of iron, they put into the treasury with silver.

ites said unto him, We will have of the house of the Lord. Dan. v, 2. Pelshazzar, whilles he no silver nor gold of Saul, por of

Judges xvi, 21. But the Philis. tasted the wine, commanded to his house. ...

tines took him, and put out his bring the golden and silver ves- 1 Kings xv, 18, 19. Then Asa sels which his father Nebuchad- took all the silver and the gold Gaza, and bound him with fetters

eyes, and brought him down to nezzar had taken out of the temple that were left in the treasures of of brass. .... which was in Jerusalem. ... the house of the LORD, and the treasures of the king's house, and

2 Sam. viii, 8. And from Betah, Dan. xi, 8. And shall also carry delivered them into the band of and from Berothai. cities of Hadadcaptives into Egypt their gods, with their princes, and with their his servants; and king Asa sent ezer, king David took exceeding

much brass. precious vesgels of silver and of them to Ben-hadad, the son of gold. ....

Tabrimon, the son of Hezion, 2 Kings xxv, 13, 14. And the

king of Syria, that dwelt at Da- pillars uf brass that were in the Amos il, 6. They sold the mascus, saying. There is a league house of the Lord, and the bases, righteous for silver, and the poor between me and thee, and between and the brasen sea that was in the for a pair of shoes.

my father and thy father: behold, house of the LORD, did the Chal. Zech. ix, 3. And Tyrus did I have sent unto thee a present of dees break in pieces, and carried buill hersell a strong hold, and silver and goli; come and break the brass of them to Babylon. heaped up silver as the dust, and thy league with Baisha king of And the pots, and the shovels, and fine gold as the mire of the Israel, that he may depart from the snuffers, and the spoons, and streets,

all the vessels of brass where with Zech. xill, 9. And I will bring 1 Kings xx, 3. Tuy silver and they ministered, took they away. the third part through the fire, thy gold is mine. ...

1 Chron. xxii, 3. And David preand will refine thein as silver is

2. Chron. i, 15. And the king pared iron in abundance for the refined, and try them as gold is made silver and gold at Jerusi nails for the doors of the gates, tried.

lem as plenteous as stones, and and for the joinings; and brass in Mal, iii, 3. And he shall sit as a cedar-trees made he as the syca- abundance without weight. refiner and purifier of silver: and more-trees that are in the vale for 2 Chron, vi, 13. For Solomon he shall purify the sons of Levi, abundance.

had made a brasen scaiTold of five and purge them as gold and sil

Ps. cv, 37. He brought them cubits lung, and five cubits broad;

forth also with silver and gold.. and three cubits high, and had set GOLD AND SILVER OFTEN

Ps. cxix, 72. The law of thy it in the midst of the court. ...

mouth, is better unto me than CONNECTED TOGETHER AS A

Exck. xxvii, 13. Javan, Tubal, thousands of gold and silver. and Meshech, they were thy merGENERAL EXPRESSION FOR MONEY. Eccles. i1, 8. I gathered me also chants: they traded the persons

Gen. xill, 2. And Abram was silver and gold, and the peculiar of men and vessels of brass in thy very rich in cattle, in silver, and treasure of kings and of the pro- market. in gold.

Zech. vi, 1. And I turned, and Gen. xliv, 8. Behold, the money Isa. ii, 7. Their land also is full lifted up mine eyes, and looked



vinces. ....

and, behold, there came four of the earth, and brass is molten 2 Chron. II, 7. Send me now charlots out from between two out of the stone.

therefore a man cunning to work mountains; and the mountains

Ps. il, 9. Thou shalt break them in gold, and in silver, and in brass, were mountains of brass. with a rod of iron. ....

and in iron. ... Prov. xxvil, 17. Iron sharpeneth

Ezek. xxil, 20. As they gather THE EMBLEM OF STRENGTH.

Iron; 80 a man sharpeneth the silver, and brass, and iron, and Job vi, 12. 18 my strength the countenance of his friend.

lead, and tin, into the midst of the strength of stones? or is my flesh

Eccles. x, 10. If the iron be furnace, to blow the fire upon it, of brass. bluut, and he do not whet the

to melt it; so will I gather you in P3.cvil, 16. For he hath broken edge, then must he put to more

mine anger and in my fury, and I the gates of brass, and cut the strength: but wisdom is profitable will leave you there, and melt you. bars of iron in sunder.

to direct. Isa. xlv, 2. ....I will break Jer. xv, 12. Shall iron break the the pride of your power, and I

Lev. XXVI, 19. And I will break in pieces the gates of brass, and northern Iron and the steel?

will make your heaven as iron, cut in sunder the bars of iron. Jer. xvil, 1. The sin of Judah and your earth as brass. Jer. I, 18. For, behold, I have with the point of a diamond.... is written with a pen of iron, and

Deut. xxxiil, 25. Thy shoes shall made thee this day & defenced

be iron and brass; and as thy days, city, and an iron pillar, and brasen

Ezek. iv, 3. Moreover, take thon 80 shall thy strength be. walls against the whole land. ...

unto thee an iron pan, and set it Jer. "XV, 20. And I will make and the city; and set thy face neck is an iron slnow, and thy for a wall of iron between theo that thou art obstinate, and thy

Isa. xlviii, 4. Because I know theo unto this people a fenced against it, and it shall be besieged, brow brass. brasen wall: and they shall fight and thou shalt lay siege against against thee, but they shall not it. This shall be a sign to the prevail against thee. ... house of Israel.

COPPER. Micah iv, 13. A rise and thresh, Ezek. xxvii, 19. Dan also and of gold of a thousand drams, and

Ezra vill, 27. Also twenty basong o daughter of Zion: for I wil Javan, going to and fro, occupied two vessels of fine copper, precious make thine born iron, and I will in thy fairs; bright fron, cassia, as gold. make thy hoofs brass. .... and calamus, were in thy market.


THE EMBLEM OF HARDNESS Num. XXX, 22. Only the gold, Deut. Iil, 11. For only Og king

Deut. iv, 20. But the LORD hath and the silver, the brass, the Irun, of Bashan remained of the rem

taken you, and brought you forth the tin, and the lead. nant of giants; behold, his bed out of the iron furnace, even ont Job xix, 24. That they were stead was a bedstead of iron: is it of Egypt, to be unto him a people graven with an iron pen, and lead not in Rabbath of the children of of inheritance, as ye are this day. in the rock for ever. Ammon? nine cubits was the

2 Sam. xxiii, 7. But the man Jer. vi, 29. The bellows are length thereof, and four cubits the that shall touch them must be burnt, the lead is consumed of the breadth of it, after the cubit of a fenced with iron and the staff of a fire, the founder melteth in vain; man, spear.

for the wicked are not plucked Deut. vill, 9.... A land whose

Jer. 1, 18. For, behold, I have away. stones are iron, and out of whose made thee this day a defenced Ezek, xxil, 18. Son of man, the hills thou mayest dig brass.

city, and an iron pillar, and brasen house of Israel is to me become Josh. viil, 31. As Moses, the ser- walls against the whole land. ... dross: all they are brass, and tin, vant of the LORD, commauded the Amos 1, 8. Thus saith the LORD; and iron, and lead, in the midst of children of Israel, as it is written for three transgressions of Da- the furnace; they are even the in the book of the law of Moses, mascus, and for four, I will not dross of silver. an altar of whole stones, over turn away the punishment thereof;

TIN. which no man hath lift up any because they have threshed Gilead with threshing instruments of

Isa. I, 25. And I will turn my

hand upon thee, and purely purgo 2 Sam. xII, 31. And he brought iron. forth the people that were therein,

away thy dross, and take away all

BRASS AND IRON OFTEN and put them under saws, and under harrows of iron, and under


Ezek. xxvil, 12. Tarshish was axes of iron, and made.them pass Num. XXXI, 22. Only the gold, thy merchant by reason of the through the brick-kiln. ... and the silver, the brass, the iron, multitude of all kind of riches;

with silver, iron, tin, and lead, they 1 Kings vi, 7. And the house, the tin, and the lead. when it was in building, was built Joshua xxii, &. And he spake traded in thy fairs. of stone made ready before it was unto them, saying, Return with

MINERALS. brought thither; so that there was much riches unto your tents, and

Deut. xxxili, 15. And for the Deither hammer, nor axe, nor any with very much cattle, with silver, tool of iron heard in the house and with gold, and with brass, and chief things of the ancient mounwhile it was in building.

with iron, and with very much tains, and for the precious things 1 Chron. xxix, 2. Now, I have enemies with your brethren. raiment: divide the spoil of your of the lasting hills.

Judges iii, 26. And Ehud eg_ prepared with all my might for The house of my God, the gold for

1 Chron. XXII, 14. Now, behold, caped while they tarried, and things to be made of gold, and the in my trouble I have prepared for passed beyond the quarries, and silver for things of silver, and the the house of the LORD an hundred escaped unto Seirath. brass for things of brass, 'the iron thousand talents of gold, and a Job xxvIII,5,6. As for the earth

thousand thousand talents of out of it cometh bread: and under for things of iron, and wood for silver, and of brass and iron with it is turned up as it were fire. The things of wood.

out weight; (for it is in abun- stones of it are the place of sap. Job sxvill, 2. Iron is taken out dance.).

phires: and it bath dust of gold. 449

? F


thy tin.


Isa. XXXIII, 12. And the people garnished with all manner of pre- Ezek. xxvIII, 13. Thou hast been shall be as the burnings of lime; cious stones. The first foundation in Eilen the garden of God; every as thorns cut up shall they be was jasper, the second, sapphire; precious stone was thy covering, burned in the fire.

the third, a chalcedony; the fourth, the sardius, topaz, and the diaan emerald.

mond, the beryl, the onyx, and SALT.

the Jasper, the sapphire, the Judges lx, 45. And Abimelech PRECIOUS STONES MENTIONED emerald, and the carbuncle, and

gold. . fought against the city all that IX CONNECTION WITH AARON'S day; and he took the city, and

BREASTPLATE, AND THE GATES slew the people that was therein,


OF THE NEW JERUSALEM. and beat down the city, and sowed

Ezek. xxvii, 16. Syria was thy It with salt,

merchant by reason of the multiMark ix, 49, 50. For every one

Exod. xxviii, 17-20. And thoutude of the wares of thy making: shall be salted with fire, and every shalt set in it settings of stones, they occupied in thy fairs with sacrifice shall be salted with sall. eren four rows of stones: the first emeralds, purple, and broidered Salt is good: but if the salt have row shall be a sardius, a topaz, work, and fine linen, and coral, lost his saltness, wherewith will ye and a car buncle: this shall be the and agate.

And the second row Beason it? Have salt in yourselves, first row.

Rev. iv, 3. And he that sat was and have peace one with another shall be an emerald, a sapphire, to look upon like a jasper and a

and a diamond. And the third row Luke xiv, 34, 35. Salt is good a ligure, an agate, and an ame

sardine stone. but if the salt have lost his savour; thyst. And the fourth row a

JACINTH. wherewith shall it be seasoned? It is neither fit for the land, nor beryl, and an onyx, and a jasper,

Rev. ix, 17. And thus I saw the set for the dunghill; but men cast they shall be set in gold to their horses in the vision, and them it out, He that bath ears to hear, inclosings.

that sat on them, having breastlet him hear.

Rev. xxl, 19–21. And the foun- plates of fire, and of jacinth. ...,

dations of the wall of the city
were garnished with all manner of


Rev. XXI, 11. Having the glory See under DRESS, Page 160, 161. precious stones. The first founda

was jasper; the second, of God: and her light was like sapphire; the third, a chalcedony; unto a stone most precious, even

the fourth, an emerald; The fifth, like a jasper stone, clear as crystal. 1 Kings x, 2, 11. And she came to sardonyx; the sixth, cardius; the

ONYX. Jerusalem with a very great train, seventh, chrysolite; the eighth, with camels that bare spices, and beryl; the ninth, a topaz; the tentb, valued with the gold of Ophir,

Job xxvill, 16. It cannot be very much gold, and precions a chrysoprasus the eleventh, with the precious onyx, or thé stones. ....

And the navy also jacinth; the twelfth, an amethyst. of Hiram, that brought gold fro And the twelve gates were twelve sapphire. Ophir, brought in from Oplir pearls; every several gate was of

PEABL. great plenty of almug trees, and one pearl: and the street of the

Matth. xill, 45, 46. Again, the precious stones.

city was pure gold, as it were kingdom of heaven is like unto a 1 Chron. xxix, 2, 8. Now I have trausparent glass.

merchant-man, seeking goodly prepared with all my might for OTHER PRECIOUS STONES MEN

pearls: Who, wheu he had found the house of my God, . .... onyx


one pearl of great price, went and stones, and stones to be set, glis- AGATE AND CARBUNCLE. sold all that he had, and bought it. tering stones, and of divers Isa. liv, 12. And I will make colours, and all manner of pre- thy windows of agates, and thy

RUBY. cious stones, and marble stones in gates of carbuncles, and all thy

Lam. iv, 7. Her Nazarites were abundance. And they with whom borders of pleasant stones. precious stones were found gave


purer than

snow, they

whiter than milk, they were more them to the treasure of the house

Dan. 3, 6. His body also was ruddy in body than rubies, their of the LORD, by the hand of Jehlel like the beryl, and his face as the polishing was of sapphire. the Gershonite.

appearance of lightning, and his 2 Chron iil, 6. And he garnish eyes as lamps of fire, and his arms

SAPPHIRE. the house with precious stones for and his feet like in colonr to

Erod. xxiv, 10. And they saw polished brass, and the voice of the God of Israel: and there was : 2 Chron.xxx11, 27. And Hezekiab his words like the voice of a

under his feet as it were a paved had exceeding mnch riches and multitude.

work of a sapphire stone, and as honour: and he made himself


it were the body of heaven in his treasuries for silver, and for gold, and for precious stones, and for be made of coral, or of pearls: for

Job xxvill, 18. No mention shall clearness. spices, and for shields, and for all the price of wisdom ts above firmament that was over their

Ezek. 1, 26. And above the manner of pleasant jewels. rubies,

heads was the likeness of a throne, Rev. xviii, 12. The merchandise of gold, and silver, and precious


as the appearance of a sapphire

stone: and upon the likeness of the stones, and of pearls. .

Jer. xvii, 1. The sin of Judah is throne was the likeness as the Rev. xxi, 19. And the founda- written with a pen of iron, and appearance of a man above upon tions of the wall of the city were with the point of a diamond.





1. UNDER THE OLD And Moses brought Aaron and his/ thee, Uzzlah, to burn Incense unto

sons, and washed them with water. the LORD, but to the priests the DISPENSATION, And ye shall not go out of the door sons of Aaron, that are conse1.-PRIESTS.

of the tabernacle of the congrega- crated to burn incense: go out of

tion in seven days, until the days the sanctuary; for thou hast tresA PATRIARCHAL PRIEST.

of your consecration be at an passed: neither shall it be for thine Gen. xiv, 18, 19. And Melchiz-end: for seven days shall be con honour from the LORD God. edek king of Salem brought secrate you. As he hath done

2 Chron. XXXV, 10. So the serforth bread and wine: and he was this day, so the LORD hath com-vice was prepared, and the priests the priest of the most high God. manded to do, to make an atone- stood in their place, and the LeAnd he blessed him, and said, ment for you. Therefore shall ye vites in their courses, according Blessed be Abram of the most abide at the door of the taber to the king's commandment. high God, possessor of heaven nacle of the congregation day and and earth. night seven days, and keep the

18a. lxvi, 21. And I will also Heb. vil, 1-3. For this Melchischarge of the Lord, that ye die take of them for priests, and for edec, king of Salem, priest of not: for so I am commanded. So / Levites, saith the LORD. the most high God, who met | Aaron and his sons did all things

THEIR VARIOUS DUTIES. Abraham returning from the which the LORD commanded by slaughter of the kings, and blessed the band of Moses.

Lev. x, 11. And that ye may

teach the children of Israel all the him; To whom also Abraham

Lev. xxi, 6. They shall be holy statutes which the LORD hath gave a tenth part of all; first being, into their God, and not profane spoken unto them by the hand of by interpretation, King of right the name of their God for the Moses, eousness, and after that also King offerings of the Lord made by fire, of Salem, which is, King of peace; and the bread of their God, they the generations of Aaron and

Num. ill, 1-4, 32. These also are Without' father, without mother, do offer, therefore they shall be Moses, in the day that the Lord without descent, having neither

holy. beginning of days, nor end of life;

spake with Moses in mount Sinai. but, made like unto the Son of Num. III, 10, 38. And thou shalt And these are the names of the God, abideth a priest continually. appoint Aaron and his sons, and sons of Aaron: Nadab the first

they shall wait on their priest's born, and Abihu, Eleazar, and JEWISH PRIESTS.

office: and the stranger that Ithamar. These are the names of Exod. xix, 22. And let the cometh nigh shall be put to death. the sons of Aaron, the priests priests also, which come near to

But those that encamp before the which were anointed, whom he the Lord, sanctify themselves, tabernacle toward the east, eren consecrated to minister in the lest the Lord break forth upon before the tabernacle of the con- priest's office. And Nadab and them.

gregation eastward, shall be Abihu died before the LORD, when Ecod. xxviil, 1. And take thon Moses, and Aaron and his sons, they offered strange fire before

keeping the charge of the sanc- the LORD, in the wilderness of unto thee Aaron thy brother, and tuary, for the charge of the chil- Sinai, and they had no children: his sons with him, from among dren of Israel; and the stranger and Eleazar and Ithamar ministhe children of Israel, that he may that cometh nigh shall be put to tered in the priest's office in the minister unto me in the priest's death.

sight of Aaron their father. And office, eren Auron, Nadab and Abihu. Eleazar and Ithamar, Num. xvil, 7. Therefore thou Eleazar, the son of Aaron the Aaron's sole.

and thy sons with thee shall keep prlest, shall be chief over the chief Exod. xxix, 35. And thus shalt your priest's office for every thing of the Levites, and have the over

sight of them that keep the charge thou do unto Aaron, and to his of the altar, and within the vail; and ye shall serve: I have given

of the sanctuary. Bons, according to all things which

your prieat's office unto you as a Num. iv, 5-16. And when the I have commanded thee: seven service of gift; and the stranger camp setteth forward, Aaron shall days shalt thou consecrate them.

that cometh nigh shall be put to come, and his sons, and they shall Lev. viii, 2-6, 33-36. Take Aaron death.

take down the covering vail, and and his song with him, and the

cover the ark of testimony with garments, and the anointing oil,

it; And shall put thereon the covand a bullock for the sin-offering, 2 Chron. XXVI, 16-18. But when ering of badgers' skins, and shall and two rams, and a basket of he [Uzziah] was strong, his heart spread over it a cloth wholly of unleavened bread; And gather was lifted up to his destruction: blue, and shall put in the staves thou all the congregation together for he transgressed against the thereof. And upon the table of unto the door of the tabernacle of LORD his God, and went into the shew-bread they shall spread a the congregation, And Moses temple of the LORD to burn in- cloth of blue, and put thereon the did as the LORD commanded him; cense upon the altar of incense. dishes, and the spoons, and the and the assembly was gathered And Azariah the priest went in bowls, and covers to cover withal; together unto the door of the after him, and with him fourscore and the continual bread shall be tabernacle of the congregation. priests of the LORD, that were val-thereon. And they shall spread And Moses said unto the congre-iant men; And they withstood upon them a cloth of scarlet, and gation, This is the thing which Uzziali the king, and said unto cover the same with a covering the LORD commanded to be done. I bim, It appertaineth not unto I of badgers' skins, and shall put io


« PreviousContinue »