Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Hath not the same Hezekiah taken away his high places and his altars, and commanded Judah and Jerusalem, saying, Ye shall worship before one altar, and burn incense upon it?

Ye shall worship

Bible References

Hath not

2 Chronicles 31:1
Now when all this was finished, all Israel went out, those that were present, to the cities of Judah and broke the images in pieces and cut down the groves and threw down the high places and the altars out of all Judah and Benjamin, in Ephraim also and Manasseh, until they had utterly destroyed them all. Then all the sons of Israel returned, each man to his possession, into their own cities.
2 Kings 18:4
He removed the high places and broke the images and cut down the groves and broke in pieces the brasen serpent that Moses had made; for unto those days, the sons of Israel burned incense to it; and he called it Nehushtan.
Isaiah 36:7
But if thou say to me, We trust in the LORD our God; is it not he, whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah has taken away, and said to Judah and to Jerusalem, Ye shall worship before this altar?

Ye shall worship

Deuteronomy 12:13
Keep thyself that thou not offer thy burnt offerings in any place that thou seest

One altar

2 Chronicles 4:1
Moreover he made an altar of brass, twenty cubits long and twenty cubits wide and ten cubits high.
Exodus 27:1
Thou shalt also make an altar of cedar wood, five cubits long and five cubits broad; the altar shall be foursquare, and its height shall be three cubits.
Exodus 30:1
In the same manner thou shalt make an altar to burn incense upon; of cedar wood shalt thou make it.
Exodus 40:26
He also put the golden altar in the tabernacle of the testimony before the veil.
1 Kings 7:48
And Solomon made all the vessels that pertained unto the house of the LORD: an altar of gold, and a table upon which the showbread was, also of gold,