Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And they drew out the staves, that the ends of the staves were seen out in the holy place before the oracle, and they were not seen without: and there they are unto this day.

Drew out the staves

Holy place

Unto this day

General references

Bible References

Drew out the staves

Exodus 25:14
You shall put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark, to carry the ark with them.
Exodus 37:4
He made poles of acacia wood and overlaid them with gold.
Exodus 40:20
Then he took the testimony and put it into the ark, and attached the poles to the ark, and put the mercy seat on top of the ark.

Holy place

2 Chronicles 5:9
The poles were so long that the ends of the poles of the ark could be seen in front of the inner sanctuary, but they could not be seen outside; and they are there to this day.

Unto this day

Joshua 4:9
Then Joshua set up twelve stones in the middle of the Jordan at the place where the feet of the priests who carried the ark of the covenant were standing, and they are there to this day.
Matthew 28:15
And they took the money and did as they had been instructed; and this story was widely spread among the Jews, and is to this day.

General references

Exodus 25:15
The poles shall remain in the rings of the ark; they shall not be removed from it.