Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And said unto them, Ye are the chief of the fathers of the Levites: sanctify yourselves, both ye and your brethren, that ye may bring up the ark of the LORD God of Israel unto the place that I have prepared for it.
Ye are the chief
1 Chronicles 9:34
These were heads of fathers’ households of the Levites according to their generations, chief men,
who lived in Jerusalem.
1 Chronicles 24:31
These also cast lots just as their relatives the sons of Aaron in the presence of David the king, Zadok, Ahimelech, and the heads of the fathers’ households of the priests and of the Levites—the head of fathers’ households as well as those of his younger brother.
1 Chronicles 15:14
So the priests and the Levites consecrated themselves to bring up the ark of the Lord God of Israel.
So Moses went down from the mountain to the people and consecrated the people, and they washed their garments.
2 Chronicles 5:11
When the priests came forth from the holy place (for all the priests who were present had sanctified themselves, without regard
2 Chronicles 29:4
He brought in the priests and the Levites and gathered them into the square on the east.
2 Chronicles 30:15
they slaughtered the Passover lambs on the fourteenth of the second month. And the priests and Levites were ashamed of themselves, and consecrated themselves and brought burnt offerings to the house of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 35:6
slaughter the Passover animals, sanctify yourselves and prepare for your brethren to do according to the word of the Lord by Moses.”
It shall be for the priests who are sanctified of the
sons of Zadok, who have kept My charge, who did not go astray when the sons of Israel went astray as the Levites went astray.
Sanctify them in the truth; Your word is truth.
I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.
And they *sang a
new song, saying,
“ Worthy are You to take the
book and to break its seals; for You were slain, and purchased for God with Your blood men from every tribe and tongue and people and nation.