Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But Aaron and his sons offered upon the altar of the burnt offering, and on the altar of incense, and were appointed for all the work of the place most holy, and to make an atonement for Israel, according to all that Moses the servant of God had commanded.
are to construct the altar of acacia wood. The altar must be square, 7½ feet long, and 7½ feet wide; it must be 4½ feet high.
“You are to make an altar for the burning of incense; make it of acacia wood.
He is to slaughter the bull before the Lord; Aaron’s sons the priests
are to present the blood and sprinkle it on all sides of the altar that is at the entrance to the tent of meeting.
So Moses told Korah, “You and all your followers are to appear before the Lord tomorrow—you, they, and Aaron.
“The Levitical priests, the whole tribe of Levi, will have no portion or inheritance with Israel. They will eat the Lord’s fire offerings; that is their
If then, perfection came through the Levitical priesthood (for under it the people received the law
), what further need was there for another priest to appear, said to be in the order of Melchizedek and not in the order of Aaron?