Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Then David gave to Solomon his son the pattern of the porch, and of the houses thereof, and of the treasuries thereof, and of the upper chambers thereof, and of the inner parlours thereof, and of the place of the mercy seat,

The treasuries

General references

Bible References

The houses

1 Kings 6:16
And he built twenty cubits on the end of the house, both the floor and the walls with boards of cedar; and he built an oracle in the house, which is the holy of holies.
2 Chronicles 3:5
And the greater house he covered with fir wood, which he overlaid with fine gold, and set thereon palm trees and chains.
Ezekiel 41:13
So he measured the house, one hundred cubits long; and the separate place, and the building, with its walls, one hundred cubits long;
Hebrews 9:2
For there was a tabernacle made: the first, in which was the lampstand and the table and the showbread, which is called the sanctuary.

The treasuries

Luke 21:1
And he looked up and saw the rich casting their gifts into the treasury.

Upper chambers

1 Kings 6:5
And against the wall of the house, he built wings round about, against the walls of the house round about, both of the temple and of the oracle; and he made chambers round about.
2 Chronicles 3:9
And the weight of the nails was fifty shekels of gold. And he overlaid the upper chambers with gold.
Nehemiah 10:38
And that the priest, the son of Aaron, shall be with the Levites when the Levites receive tithes; and the Levites shall offer the tithe of the tithes in the house of our God, to the chambers, in the treasure house.
Nehemiah 13:5
and he had prepared for him a great chamber, where before they had kept the present, the frankincense, the vessels, the tithe of the grain, of the new wine, and of the oil, which was commanded to be given to the Levites, to the singers and the porters and the offerings of the priests.
Jeremiah 35:2
Go unto the house of the Rechabites and speak with them and bring them into the house of the LORD into one of the chambers and give them wine to drink.
Ezekiel 41:6
And the chambers were one over another, and thirty-three by order; and they entered supports into the wall of the house round about, upon which the chambers might have hold, but they did not have hold upon the wall of the house.

The place

Exodus 25:17
And thou shalt make a seat of reconciliation of pure gold; two cubits and a half shall be its length and a cubit and a half its breadth.
Exodus 40:20
And he took and put the testimony into the ark and set the staves on the ark and put the seat of reconciliation upon the ark above,
1 Kings 6:19
And he prepared the oracle in the house within, to set there the ark of the covenant of the LORD.
2 Chronicles 5:7
And the priests brought in the ark of the covenant of the LORD unto his place, to the oracle of the house, into the holy of holies, under the wings of the cherubim.
Hebrews 9:5
and over it the cherubim of glory shadowing the seat of reconciliation, of which we cannot now speak particularly.

General references

Exodus 37:6
He made the seat of reconciliation likewise of pure gold; two cubits and a half was its length, and one cubit and a half its breadth.
1 Kings 6:3
And the porch before the temple of the house was twenty cubits long, according to the width of the house; and its width was ten cubits before the house.