Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And ere the lamp of God went out in the temple of the LORD, where the ark of God was, and Samuel was laid down to sleep;

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Bible References

The lamp

Exodus 27:20
And you shall command the children of Israel, that they bring you pure beaten olive oil for the light, to cause the lamp to burn continually.
Exodus 30:7
And Aaron shall burn on it sweet incense every morning: when he tends the lamps, he shall burn incense upon it.
Leviticus 24:2
Command the children of Israel, that they bring unto you pure beaten olive oil for the light, to cause the lamps to burn continually.
2 Chronicles 13:11
And they burn unto the LORD every morning and every evening burnt sacrifices and sweet incense: the showbread also set they in order upon the pure table; and the lampstand of gold with its lamps, to burn every evening: for we keep the charge of the LORD our God; but you have forsaken him.

The temple

1 Samuel 1:6
And her adversary also provoked her severely to make her fret, because the LORD had shut up her womb.
Psalm 5:7
But as for me, I will come into your house in the multitude of your mercy: and in your fear will I worship toward your holy temple.
Psalm 27:4
One thing have I desired of the LORD, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the LORD, and to inquire in his temple.
Psalm 29:9
The voice of the LORD makes the hinds to calve, and strips bare the forests: and in his temple does every one speak of his glory.

General references

1 Samuel 1:9
So Hannah rose up after they had eaten in Shiloh, and after they had drunk. Now Eli the priest sat upon a seat by a door post of the temple of the LORD.