Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And the priest answered David, and said, There is no common bread under mine hand, but there is hallowed bread; if the young men have kept themselves at least from women.

Bible References

Hallowed bread

1 Samuel 21:6
So the priest gave him the sacred bread, for there was no bread there but the showbread that had been taken from before the LORD to put hot bread in the day when it was taken away.
Exodus 25:30
And thou shalt set the showbread upon the table before me always.
Leviticus 24:5
And thou shalt take fine flour and bake twelve cakes thereof; each cake shall be of two-tenth deals.
Matthew 12:3
But he said unto them, Have ye not read what David did, and those that were with him, when he was hungry,

If the young

Exodus 19:15
And he said unto the people, Be ready against the third day; come not at your women.
Zechariah 7:3
and to speak unto the priests which were in the house of the LORD of the hosts and to the prophets, saying, Should we weep in the fifth month? Should we do abstinence as we have done these so many years?
1 Corinthians 7:5
Do not defraud one another, except it be with mutual consent for a time, that ye may give yourselves to fasting and prayer and come together again, that Satan not tempt you for your incontinency.