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 will build twenty cubits from the thighs of the house with ribs of cedars, from the bottom even to the walls: and he will build for it from within for the oracle to the holy of holies.
2 Chronicles 3:5
And the great house he covered with woods of cypresses, and he will cover it with good gold, and he will bring up palm trees upon it and chains.
Ezekiel 41:13
And he measured the house, the length, a hundred cubits; and the separated place and the building and its walls, the length, a hundred cubits.
Hebrews 9:2
For the first tent was prepared; (in which was the chandelier, and table, and the setting up of the loaves;) which is called holy.

The treasuries

Luke 21:1
And having looked np, he saw the rich casting their gifts into the royal treasury.

Upper chambers

1 Kings 6:5
And he will build upon the wall of the house a floor round about the walls of the house round about for the temple, for the oracle: and he will make ribs round about
2 Chronicles 3:9
And the weight to the nails to fifty shekels of gold. And the upper chambers he covered with gold.
Nehemiah 10:38
And the priest the son of Aaron being with the Levites in the tenth of the Levites: and the Levites shall bring up the tenth of the tenth to the house of our God to the cells to the house of the treasure.
Nehemiah 13:5
And he will make for him a great cell, and there before them were given the gifts, the frankincense and the vessels, and the tenth of the grain of the new wine and the new oil, (the command of the Levites, and those singing, and the gate-keepers,) and the oblations of the priests.
Jeremiah 35:2
Go to the house of the Rechabites and speak with them, and bring them to the house of Jehovah, to one of the chambers, and give them wine to drink
Ezekiel 41:6
And the ribs, side to side, three and thirty times; and entering into the wall which was to the house to the sides round about, round about, to be holding, and they shall not be holding in the wall of the house

The place

Exodus 25:17
And make a cover of pure gold: two cubits and a half its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth;
Exodus 40:20
And he will take and give the testimony to the ark, and will put the poles upon the ark and will give the cover upon the ark from above.
1 Kings 6:19
And the oracle in the midst of the house from within he prepared to give there the ark of the covenant of Jehovah.
2 Chronicles 5:7
And the priests will bring in the ark of the covenant of Jehovah to its place to the oracle of the house, to the holy of holies, under the wings of the cherubim.
Hebrews 9:5
And above it the cherubs of glory overshadowing the propitiatory; of which it is not now to speak in turn.

General references

Exodus 37:6
And he will make the cover of pure gold: two cubits and a half its length, and a cubit and a half its breadth.
1 Kings 6:3
And the porch upon the face of the temple of the house, twenty cubits its length, upon the face of the breadth of the house; ten by the cubit its breadth upon the face of the house.