Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And they burn unto the LORD every morning and every evening burnt sacrifices and sweet incense: the shewbread also set they in order upon the pure table; and the candlestick of gold with the lamps thereof, to burn every evening: for we keep the charge of the LORD our God; but ye have forsaken him.

General references

Bible References

They burn

2 Chronicles 2:4
Behold, I build a house to the name of Jehovah my God, to consecrate to him, to burn incense before him, incense of spices, and the arrangement always, and the burnt-offerings for morning and for evening, for the Sabbaths and for the new moons, and for the appointments of Jehovah our God. Forever this upon Israel.
Exodus 29:38
This which thou shalt do upon the altar; two he lambs the sons of a year for the day continually.

Sweet incense

Exodus 30:1
And make an altar for burning incense: of acacia wood shalt thou make it
Leviticus 2:1
And when a soul shall bring near an offering, a gift to Jehovah, his offering shall be fine flour; and he shall pour oil upon it, and give frankincense upon it
Numbers 16:6
This do ye: take to you censers, Korah and all his assembly:
Luke 1:9
According to the custom of the priesthood, he drew lots to burn incense, having entered into the temple of the Lord.
Revelation 8:3
And another angel came and was placed by the altar, having a golden censer; and many perfumes were given him, that he might give to the prayers of the holy upon the golden altar before the throne.


Exodus 25:30
Give upon the table the bread of the face before me continually.
Leviticus 24:5
And take the fine flour and bake it, twelve cakes; two tenths shall be the one cake.

The candlestick

Exodus 25:31
And make a candlestick pure gold: turned work shalt thou make the candlestick: its thigh, its shaft, its cups, its chaplets, and flowers, shall be from it
Exodus 27:20
And thou shalt command the sons of Israel, and they shall take to thee pure olive oil, beaten for the light, to lift up the light continually.
Leviticus 24:2
Command the sons of Israel, and they shall take to thee pure olive oil beaten for the light, to cause the lamp to ascend always.

We keep

Genesis 26:5
Because that Abraham listened to my voice, and he will watch my watches, my commands, my statutes, and my precepts.
Numbers 9:19
And in the prolonging of the cloud upon the dwelling many days, and the sons of Israel shall watch the watches of Jehovah, and they shall not remove.
Ezekiel 44:8
And ye watched not the watches of my holy place: and ye set for watching of my watches in my holy place for yourselves.
Ezekiel 48:11
To the priests being consecrated: of the sons of Zadok, who watched my watches, who went not astray in the going astray of the sons of Israel, as the Levites went astray.

General references

Exodus 25:30
Give upon the table the bread of the face before me continually.