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name of the Into their hand six hundred and I 2 Tim. H: 27: not only vessels

(For many allusions to Metals. bad knowledge of the sea; and precious vessels of silvánt and of especially GOLD, SILVER, and

they went with the servants of gold..... BRASS, see under TABERNA

Solomon to Opbir, and took thence Zech O And I'll bring tha CLE-TEMPLE.)

four hundred and by talents of third part thronch the fire. and

gold, and brought them to king wil refine them as silver is reinGOLD. Solomon.

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

Ezra viil, 26. I even weighed tried..... Arst is Pison: that is it which

2 Tim. ii, 20. But in a great compasseth the whole land of

fifty talents of silver, and silver Havilab, where there is gold; And vessels an hundred talents, and

of gold and of silver, 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 & goodly Babylonish I 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 wipe in abun

than of gold that perishet, gold of Arty 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 unto praise, and honour, 2 Sam. viii, 10. Then Toi sent Job xxiil. 10. But be knoweth and glory, at the appearing of Joram his son unto king David, the way that I take: when he to saluto him, and to bless him, hath tried me, I shall como fortb] Rev. ill. 18. I counsel theo to because he had fought against as gold,

| buy of mo gola tried in the fire, Hadadezer, and smitten him: (tor

JOB xxviil, 6, 17, 19. The stones that thou mayest be rich. ... Hadadezer had wars with Toi:)

of it are the place of sappbires; and Joram brought with him | and it hath dust of gold. The

SILVER. vessels of silver, and vessels

gold and the crystal cannot equal gold, and vessels of brass

Gen. xxiil, 15. My lord, hearken it; and the exchange of it shall not | unto me; the land is worth four 1 Kings 2. 21. And all king I 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, peither shall it be valued with therefore thy dead. house of the forest of Lebanon

pure gold. were of pure gold; none were of

1 Kings x, 25, 27. And they sllver: it was nothing accounted

Ps. xix, 10. More to be desired

brought every man his present, 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 were not made for the house of

silver to be in Jerusalem as the LORD bowls of silver, snuffers,

band did stand the queen in gold stones. ....

of Ophir. basons, trumpets, any vessels of

2 Chron. XVII, 11. Also some of gold, or vessels of silver, of the Ps. lxxil, 16. And he shall live,

the Philistines brought Jehoshamoney that was brought into the and to him shall be given of the phat presente, aod tribute silhouse of the LORD. gold of Sheba. ...

ver..... 2 Kings xvili, 16. At that time 18a. Ix. 17. For brass I will bring Ezra 1, 6. And all they that did Hezekiah cut off the gold from gold, and for iron I will bring all 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 had

Lam. 1v, 1, 2. How is the gold Job xxil, 25. Yoa, the Almighty overlaid, and gave it to the king

king become dim! how is the most fine I shall be thy defence, and thon of Assyria.

gold changed! the stones of the shalt 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 bouse of the LORD, and the

beap np silver as the dust, and sons of Zion, comparable to fino treasures of the king's house, and

prepare raiment as the clay: Ho gold, bow are they esteemed as cut in pieces all the vessels of gold,

may prepare it, but the just shall earthen pitchers, the work of the 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. LORD, Ezek. xxvII, 22. The merchants as the LORD had said,

Job xxvii, 1. Snrely there is a of Sheba and Raamah, they were 2 Chron. Iil, 6. And he garnished thy merchants: they occupied in

vein for the silver, and a place for the house with precious stones for thy fairs with chief of all spices,

gold where they fue it. beauty; and the gold was gold of and witb all precious stones, and L P3. xll, 6. The words of tho Parvaim.

LORD are pure words: as silver . 2 Chron. viii, 18. And Huram Dan. xl, 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 tinses. vants, ships, and servants that I with their prices, and with their! Pe liyi, 10. For tbou, O God,


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hast proved us: thou hast tried us. / which Wo found in our sacks' of silver and all neither is there as silver is tried.

mouths we brought again unto any end of their trezires. ...

thee out of the land of Canaan, Hag. il, 8. The silver is mine, Prov. x, 20. The tongue of the

how then should wo steal out of and the gold is mine, saith the just is as choice silver: the heart

thy lord's house silver or gold? of the wicked is little worth.

LORD of hosts.

Erod. iii. 22. But every woman Matth. X. 9. Provide neither Prov. XXV, 4. Take away the

shall borrow of her neighbour, gold, nor silver, nor brass, in your drosg from the silver, and there

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

purses. 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 Balak would 18a. xlvill, 10. Behold, I have

man's silver, or gold, or apparel. give me his house full of silver refined thee, but not with silver; and gold, I cannot go beyond the

James v. 3. Your gold and silver I have chosen thee in the furnace word of the LORD my God, to do

is cankered. .... of affliction.

less or more.

1 1 Peter i, 18. Forasmuch as ye Jer. vi. 30. Reprobato silver: Num rl 09 Only

know that ye were not redeemed shall men call them, because the land the silver, the brass, the iron,

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

and gold, from your vain conver

sation received by tradition from Jer. x, 9. Silver spread into Deut. xvii, 17. .... Neither

your fathers. plates is brought from Tarshish, I shall he greatly multiply to himand gold from Uphaz, the work self silver and gold. of the workman, and of the hands

BRASS. Josh. vi, 19. But all the silver, of the founder. ..... and gold, and vessels of brass and

Num. xxi, 9. And Moses made Ezek. xxii, 18. Son of man, the iron, are consecrated unto the

iron, are consecrated unto the la serpent of brass, and put it upon house of Israel is to me become | LORD: they shall come into the / a pole. ..... dross: all they are brass, and tin, treasury of the LORD.

Deut. viii, 9. ... A land whose and iron, and lead, in the midst

stones are iron, and out of whoso

2 Sam. viii, 11. Which also king of the furnace; they are even tbe David did dedicate unto the LORD,

hills thou mayest dig brass. dross of silver. with the silver and gold that he

Josh. vi, 24. And they burnt the Ezek. xxvii, 12. Tarshish 2008 had dedicated of all nations which

| city with fire, and all that was thy merchant by reason of the lhe subdued.

therein; only the silver, and the multitude of all kind of riches; l 2 Sam. xxi. 4. And the Gibeon

gold, and the vessels of brass and with silver. .....

of iron, they put into the treasury ites said unto him, We will hare

of the house of the LORD. Dan. v, 2. Belshazzar, whiles he no silver nor gold of Saul, nor of

Judges xvi, 21. But the Philigtasted 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

| eyes, and brought him down to sels which his father Nebuchad- took all the silver and the gold

Gaza, and bound him with fetters 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 Dan. xi, 8. And shall also carry

2 Sam. viii, 8. And from Betah, treasures of the king's house, and captives into Egypt their gods,

and frorn Berothai, cities of Hadaddelivered them into the hand of his servants; and king Asa sent

ezer, king David took exceeding with their princes, and with their

them to Ben-hadad, the son of precious vessels of silver and of

much brass. Tabrimon, the son of Hezion, 2 Kings xxv, 13, 14. And tho gold. .... .

king of Syria, that dwelt at Da- pilars of brass that were in the Amos 11, 6. ... They sold the

mascns, 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 ChalZech. ix, 3. And Tyrus did I have sent unto thee a present of dees break in pieces, and carried build herself a strong hold, and silver and gold; come and break the brass of them to Babylon. beaped up silver as the dust, and thy league with Baasha 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. me.

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

1 Chron. xxil, 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 Jerus.. nails for the doors of the gates, tried. ....

lem as plenteous as stones, and and for the joinings; and brass in Mal, lil, 3. And he shall sit as a cedar-trees made he as the syca- abundance without weight. refiner and purifler of silver; and more-trees that are in the vale for

2 Chron. vi, 13. For Solomon he shall purity the song of Levi, abundance.

had made a brasen scaffold of five and purge them as gold and sil Ps. cv, 37. He brought them cubits long, and five cubits broad; ver....

forth also with silver and gold.. and three cubits high, and had set Ps. cxix, 72. The law of thy

it in the midst of the court.... GOLD AND SILVER OFTEN

mouth, is better unto me than Exek. xxvii, 13. Javan, Tubal, CONNECTED TOGETHER AS A I thousands of gold and silver.

and Meshech, they were thy merGENERAL EXPRESSION FOR MONEY. Eccles. ii, 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. vinces. ...

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


and, behold, there came four of the earth, and brass is molten 2 Ohron. 11, 7. Send me now charlots out from between two out of the stone.

| therefore a man chinning 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. xxvii, 17. Iron sharpeneth

Ezek. xxii, 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 fron be

furnace, to blow the fire upon it, of brasg. 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.
Jer. xv. 12. Shall iron break the the pride of your power, and I

Lev. XXVI, 19. And I will break Isa. xlv, 2..... 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.

is written with a pen of iron, and Jer. I, 18. For, behold, I have

Deut. xxxii. 25. Thy shoes shall with the point of a diamond....I de iron and brass; and as thy days, made thee this day 2 defenced city, and an iron pillar, and brasen

Ezek. iv. 3. Moreover, take thou 80 shall thy strength be. walls against the whole land.. unto thee an iron pan, and set it

Isa. xlviii, 4. Because I know for a wall of iron between theo Jer. xv. 20. And I will make and then

that thou art obstinate, and thy and the city; and set thy face thee unto this people a fenced

neck is an iron blnow, and thy against it, and it shall bo besieged, brasen wall: and they shall fight

brow brass. and thou shalt lay siege against against thee, but they shall not it. This shall be a sign to the prevail against thee. ...

COPPER. house of Israel.

Ezra vili, 27. Also twenty basong Micah iv, 13. Arise and thresh,

of gold of a thousand drams, and O daughter of Zion; for I wiil Javan, going to and fro, occupied

two vessels of fine copper, precious make thine born iron, and I will in thy fairs; bright iron, cassia,

as gold,
make thy hoofs brass. ...
and calamus, were in thy market.


THE EMBLEM OF HARDNESS Num. XXXI, 22. Only the gold, Deut. iii, 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 out Job xix. 24. That they were stead was a bedstead of iron; is it

graven with an iron pen, and lead not in Rabbath of the children of

of inheritance, as ve are this day. in the rock for ever. Ammon? nine cubits was the

2 Sam. xxli, 7. But the man Jer. vl, 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, xxii, 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, commanded 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 Das

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 Iron. ... with threshing instruments of

Isa. 1, 25. And I will turn my.

hand upon thee, and purely purgo 2 Sam. xll, 31. And he brought iron.

away thy dross, and take away all forth the people that were therein,

BRASS AND IRON OFTEN and put them under sawg, and

thy tín. under harrows of iron, and under


Ezek. xxvil, 12. Tarshish was axes of iron, and made.them pass Num. xxxi, 22. Only the gol

thy merchant by reason of the through the brick-kiln. ... and the silver, the brass, the iron,

multitude of all kind of riches; 1 Kings vi, 7. And the house,

with silver, Iron, tin, and lead, they the tin, and the lead.

traded in thy fairs, when it was in building, was built

Joshua xxil, 8. And he spake 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 with very much cattle, with silver, neither hammer, nor axe, nor any

chief things of the ancient mounand with gold, and with brass, and tool of iron heard in the house while it was in building,

with iron, and with very much stains, and for the precious things

raiment: divide the spoil of your of the lasting hills. 1 Chron. xxix, 2. Now, I have enemies with your brethren.

Judges iii, 26. And Ehud esprepared 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

escaped unto Seirath, the house of the LORD an hundred silver for things of silver, and the brass for things of brass, the iron

thousand talents of gold, and a Job xxviii, 5, 6. As for the earth for things of iron, and wood for!

thousand thousand talents of out of it cometh bread: and under things of wood. ...

silver, and of brass and iron with it is turned up as it were fire. The

out weight; (for it is in abun stones of it are the place of sapJob xxvill, 2. Iron is taken outdance.) ....

pbires: and it hath dust of gold.

180. xxxill. 12. And the people garnished with all manner of pre-1 Ezek. XXVIII. 13. Thou hast been shall be as the burnings of lime; ! cious stones. The first foundation in Eden 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 fourt th, | the sardius, topaz, and the diaan emerald.

mond, the beryl, the onyx, and SALT.

the jasper, the sapphire, the Judges ix, 45. And Abimelech PRECIOUS STONES MENTIONED emerald, and the carbuncle, and fought against the city all that

gold. ...

IN CONNECTION WITH AARON'S day; and he took the city, and

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

EMERALD AND SARDINE. 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. xxvii, 17-20. And thou tude 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 salt.

even 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 carbuncle: this shall be the and agate. Beason it? Have salt in yourselves,

first row. And the second row Rev. iv. 3. And he that sat was and have peace one with another.

shall be an emerald, a sapphire,

and a diamond. And the third row sardine za Like xiv, 34, 35. Salt is good:

& ligure, an agate, and an amebut if the salt have lost his savour, thyst. And the fourth row a

JACINTH. wherewith shall it be seasoned?

beryl, and an onyx, and a jasper; It is neither fit for the land, nor

Rev. ix, 17. And thus I saw the they shall be set in gold in their horses in the vision, and them yet for the dunghill; but men cast

inclosings. it out. He that hath ears to hear,

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

precious stones. The first founda-

Rev. xxl, 11. Having the glory See under DRESS, Page 160, 161. tion was jasper, the second,

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

the fourth, an emerald; The fifth, like a jasper stone, clear as crystal. 1 Kinas x. 2.11. And she came to sardonyx; the sixth, sardius; the Jerusalem with a very great train, seventh, chrysolite; the eighth,

ONYX with camels that bare spices, and beryl; the ninth, a topaz; the tenth,

Job xxvill, 16. It cannot be very much gold, and precious a chrysoprasus; the eleventh, al.

valued with the gold of Ophir, stones. .... And the nuvy also jacinth; the twelfth, an amethyst.

with the precious onyx, or the of Hiram, that brought gold from And the twelve gates were twelve

sapphire. Ophir, brought in from Ophir pearls; every several gate was of

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

Matth. xiil, 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 transparent glass.

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

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


one pearl of great price, went and stones, and stones to be set, glig AGATE AND CARBUNCLE. gold 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.

purer than snow, they were precious stones were found gave


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

Dan. X, 6. His body also was of the LORD, by the hand of Jehlel

| ruddy in body than rubies, their like the beryl, and his face as the polishing was of sapphire. the Gershonite.

appearance of lightning, and his 2 Chron. ill, 6. And he garnished eyes as lamps of tire, and his arms

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

Exod. xxiv, 10. And they saw beauty.... polished brass, and the voice of

the God of Israel: and there was • 2 Chron.xxxii. 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

Job xxvi, 18. No mention shall clearness.

be made of coral, or of pearls: for spices, and for shields, and for all

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

ts above firmament that was over their

rubies. Rev. xvill, 12. The merchandise

heads was the likeness of a throne,

as the appearance of a sapphireof gold, and silver, and precious

DIAMOND. stones, and of pearls. ...

stone: and upon the likeness of the

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 fron, and

appearance of a man above upon tions of the wall of the city were with the point of a diamond. ... libe


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they shall wait on his sons, and song these are the names of the

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

sons, and washed them with water. I 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 anpassed: peither shall it be for thino Gen. xiv, 18, 19. And Melchizend for seven days shall he 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 heavennacle of the congregation day and

18a. Ixvi, 21. And I will also and earth. night seven days, and keep the

take of them for priests, and for Heb. vil, 1-3. For this Melchis charge of the LORD, that ye die

Levites, saith the LORD. not: for so I am commanded. So edec, king of Salem, priest of 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

Lev. X. 11. And that ye may slaughter of the kings, and blessed the hand of Moses. him; To whom also Abraham

teach the children of Israel all the

Lev. xxi, 6. They shall be holy statutes which the LORD hath gave a tenth part of all: first being.

onto their God, and not profane spoken into them by the hand of by interpretation, King of right

the name of their God: for the eousness, and after that also King

Moses, offerings of the LORD made by fire, of Salem, which is, King of peace;

Num. ill, 1-4, 82. These also are and the bread of their God, they Without father, without mother, do offer; therefore they shall be

the generations of Aaron and without descent, having peitherho holy.

Moses, in the day that the LORD 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 song 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 tbe names of Eorod. xix, 22. And let the

cometh nigh shall be put to death. the song of Aaron, the priests

But those that encamp before the which were anointed, whom he priests also, which come near to the LORD, sanctify themselves,

tabernacle toward the east, even consecrated to minister in the

before the tabernacle of the conlest the LORD break forth upon

priest's office. And Nadab and gregation eastward, shall be Abihu died before the LORD, when them.

Moses, and Aaron and his sons, they offered strange fire before Exod. xxviii, 1. And take thon

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 I that cometh nich ahall

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, even Aaron, Nadab and

Eleazar, the son of Aaron the Abihu,

Num. xvil, 7. Therefore thon
Eleazar and Ithamar,

priest, shall be chief over the chief and thy song with thee shall keep Aaron's solas.

of the Levites, and have the overyour priest's office for every thing Erod. xxix, 35. And thus shalt of the altar, and within the vail;

sight of them that keep the charge thou do unto Aaron, and to his

of the sanctuary. and ye shall serve: I have given 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 corand a bullock for the sin-offering, 2 Chron. XXVI, 16-18. But when lering of badgers' skins, and shall and two rams, and a basket of he (Uzziah) was strong, bis heart spread over it & 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 tho 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 iu / bowls, and covers to cover withal; together unto the door of the after him, and with him fourscore 1 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 Uzziah the king, and said unto cover the same with a covering the LORD commanded to be done. I bim, It appertaineth not unto l of badgers' skins, and shall put in

nded thegs which / and ye sh

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