Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

Bible References

Ye are the chief

1 Chronicles 9:34
These were heads of fathers houses of the Levites, throughout their generations, chief men: these dwelt at Jerusalem.
1 Chronicles 24:31
These likewise cast lots even as their brethren the sons of Aaron in the presence of David the king, and Zadok, and Ahimelech, and the heads of the fathers houses of the priests and of the Levites; the fathers houses of the chief even as those of his younger brother.

Sanctify

1 Chronicles 15:14
So the priests and the Levites sanctified themselves to bring up the ark of Jehovah, the God of Israel.
Exodus 19:14
And Moses went down from the mount unto the people, and sanctified the people; and they washed their garments.
2 Chronicles 5:11
And it came to pass, when the priests were come out of the holy place, (for all the priests that were present had sanctified themselves, and did not keep their courses;
2 Chronicles 29:4
And he brought in the priests and the Levites, and gathered them together into the broad place on the east,
2 Chronicles 30:15
Then they killed the passover on the fourteenth day of the second month: and the priests and the Levites were ashamed, and sanctified themselves, and brought burnt-offerings into the house of Jehovah.
2 Chronicles 35:6
And kill the passover, and sanctify yourselves, and prepare for your brethren, to do according to the word of Jehovah by Moses.
Ezekiel 48:11
It shall be for the priests that are sanctified of the sons of Zadok, that have kept my charge, that went not astray when the children of Israel went astray, as the Levites went astray.
John 17:17
Sanctify them in the truth: thy word is truth.
Romans 12:1
I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service.
Revelation 5:9
And they sing a new song, saying, Worthy art thou to take the book, and to open the seals thereof: for thou was slain, and didst purchase unto God with thy blood men of every tribe, and tongue, and people, and nation,